Example sentences for: impregnable

How can you use “impregnable” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • impregnable Non-English speakers have been known to think this means inconceivable.

  • King Prithvi Narayan Shah had difficulty conquering Kirtipur, whose site atop a ridge with two high points made it virtually impregnable.

  • Once a vast fortification of 49 turrets, it ranked alongside Osaka and Nagoya as one of the country’s greatest impregnable bastions.

  • The dramatically rising cliff of black basalt stone made the castle impregnable to all but the most wily commander.

  • NYT columnist Thomas Friedman says that the U.S. airstrikes against Iraq last month rattled Saddam and showed that his system of control and intimidation is less impregnable than previously feared and weakened his support among his military protectors, the Republican Guards.


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