Impervious vs Invincible - What's the difference?

impervious | invincible |


As adjectives the difference between impervious and invincible

is that impervious is unaffected or unable to be affected by while invincible is impossible to defeat, destroy or kill.

As a noun invincible is

someone or something that cannot be defeated, destroyed or killed.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

impervious

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Unaffected or unable to be affected by.
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  • Preventive of any penetration; impenetrable, impermeable, particularly of water.
  • Immune to damage or effect.
  • Antonyms

    * pervious

    Derived terms

    * imperviously * imperviousness

    invincible

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • Someone or something that cannot be defeated, destroyed or killed.
  • Antonyms

    * vincible

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Impossible to defeat, destroy or kill.
  • Synonyms

    * unconquerable * undefeatable

    Antonyms

    * conquerable * defeatable * vincible * weak