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Detailed Synonyms for impassive in English

impassive:

impassive adj

  1. impassive
  2. impassive
  3. impassive
  4. impassive
    numb
    – lacking sensation 1
    • numb adj
      • numb with cold1
  5. impassive
  6. impassive
    – deliberately impassive in manner 1
    impassive; expressionless; unexpressive; deadpan; poker-faced
    – deliberately impassive in manner 1
  7. impassive
    – having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited 1
    impassive; stolid
    – having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited 1
    • impassive adj
      • her impassive remoteness1
      • he remained impassive, showing neither interest in nor concern for our plight1
    • stolid adj
      • a silent stolid creature who took it all as a matter of course1
      • her face showed nothing but stolid indifference1

Related Words for "impassive":

  • impassiveness, impassively, impasse

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Related Definitions for "impassive":

  1. deliberately impassive in manner1
  2. having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited1
    • her impassive remoteness1
    • he remained impassive, showing neither interest in nor concern for our plight1

impasse:

impasse [the ~] noun

  1. the impasse
    the impasse; the deadlock; the stalemate; the blind alley; the fix
  2. the impasse
    – a street with only one way in or out 1
    the impasse; the blind alley; the cul de sac; the dead-end street
    – a street with only one way in or out 1
  3. the impasse
    – a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible 1
    the stalemate; the deadlock; the impasse; the standstill; the dead end
    – a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible 1

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Related Definitions for "impasse":

  1. a street with only one way in or out1
  2. a situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible1
    • reached an impasse on the negotiations1