Undemonstrative vs Impervious - What's the difference?

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Undemonstrative is a related term of impervious.


As adjectives the difference between undemonstrative and impervious

is that undemonstrative is not given to showing emotion or feelings; reserved or distant while impervious is unaffected or unable to be affected by.

undemonstrative

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • not given to showing emotion or feelings; reserved or distant
  • 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