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Definition of "nonabsorbent" [nonabsorbent]

  • Not absorbent; unable to absorb. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nonabsorbent" in a sentence
  • "While shoes aren't allowed in swimming or diving events, Adidas provides poolside slippers, touting a soft sole and nonabsorbent, breathable "bandage.""
  • "You have to struggle with thin, often nonabsorbent, often break-prone toilet paper to try to get everything clean before you put on your clothes and **only then** can you wash your hands."
  • "Do not use synthetic fibers, which are nonabsorbent, unless you like the commercially made dust cloths that are designed to work by the principle of static cling."