Definition of untraversable in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˌəntrəˈvərsəbəl/


Impossible to travel across or through: an untraversable six-lane stream of traffic
More example sentences
  • The weather had gotten bad enough to make the roads untraversable.
  • There is an electric train which took us 5km into the caves but the untraversable and most breath-taking part we saw on foot.
  • Once the Americas were kept separated from Europe, not by vast and untraversable distances, but by belief in vast and untraversable distances.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: un·tra·vers·a·ble

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.