Im·pas·sive a. Not susceptible of pain or suffering; apathetic; impassible; unmoved.
Impassive as the marble in the quarry. --De Quincey.
On the impassive ice the lightings play. --Pope.
-- Im*pas*sive*ly, adv. -- Im*pas*sive*ness, n.
n : apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions
[syn: emotionlessness, impassivity, phlegm, indifference,