Unaffected vs Impervious - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between unaffected and impervious
is that unaffected
is not affected or changed while impervious
is unaffected or unable to be affected by.
As a noun unaffected
is someone not , as by a disease.
Not affected or changed.
Lacking pretense or affectation; natural.
* 1812 , , Pride and Prejudice ,
- Since I work from home, I was unaffected by the office move.
- Mr. Bingley was good-looking and gentlemanlike; he had a pleasant countenance, and easy, unaffected manners.
Someone not , as by a disease.
* nonaffected (less common)
Unaffected or unable to be affected by.
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, passage=Although the Celebrity was almost impervious
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Preventive of any penetration; impenetrable, impermeable, particularly of water.
Immune to damage or effect.