toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

impassive
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
having or revealing little emotion — especially under circumstances others would find exciting
  • The black man was impassive.
    Chapters 70-71 (47% in)
  • Clara was impassive, rocking the baby's cradle, but not looking at him.
    Chapters 99-100 (11% in)
  • Call had expected the fight and watched impassively, pleased that the boy had fought so hard.
    Chapters 99-100 (72% in)

There are no more uses of "impassive" in Lonesome Dove.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®