What is the opposite of penetrating?

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Adjective
Opposite of tending to or able to penetrate
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Opposite of having or showing clear insight
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Opposite of uncomfortably or unpleasantly cold
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Opposite of perceptive in a probing or searching way
Adjective
Opposite of very low or below average in temperature
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(of one's senses) Opposite of sensitive or perceptive to changes
“Due to his age, little Gip may have weak eyes, but he still whips his tail into a frenzy when he sees me.”
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Opposite of vigorously keen or severe in expression or style
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Opposite of an extremely close examination of
“We cannot depend on loose analysis of your findings to procure a charge.”
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Opposite of harshly sarcastic or satirical in nature
“It started with a tweet which turned into a mild piece of fake news.”
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Opposite of making or constituting a disturbingly harsh and loud noise
“While engine noise never gets out of hand and indeed sounds quite mellifluous, you do hear a surprising amount of noise from passing traffic.”
Adjective
Opposite of characteristic of great strength or forcefulness
“Ida had kept him awake while he drowsed his way up the old King's Trace in eastern Missouri, feverish and weak.”
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Opposite of thinking about or planning the future with imagination or wisdom
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Opposite of thoroughly scrutinizing or inquisitive, especially in a disconcerting way
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Opposite of pervading, permeating, penetrating or affecting everything
Adjective
Opposite of of the nature of an epidemic
Adjective
Opposite of having or producing a sudden and intense piercing sensation
“I endured a dull pain in my head for the rest of the day.”
Adjective
Opposite of directed towards the middle of something
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing great perception or insight
“The surgeon reported that he would have temporarily impaired motor skills due to the accident.”
Adjective
Opposite of inclined to find fault too readily
Adjective
Opposite of funny and clever
Adjective
Opposite of wondering, curious
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to physically pierce or probe into
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to understand, or try to understand, something
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