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defenseless


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Defenseless  \De*fense"less\,  a. 
  Destitute  of  defense;  unprepared  to  resist  attack;  unable  to 
  oppose;  unprotected.  --  {De*fense"less*ly},  adv  -- 
  {De*fense"less*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  defenseless 
  adj  1:  lacking  protection  or  support;  "a  defenseless  child"  [syn:  {defenceless}] 
  2:  having  no  protecting  or  concealing  cover;  "naked  to  mine 
  enemies"-  Shakespeare  [syn:  {naked}] 
  3:  lacking  weapons  for  self-defense  [syn:  {defenceless}] 
  adv  :  without  defense;  "the  child  was  standing  in  the  middle  of 
  the  crossfire,  defenselessly"  [syn:  {defencelessly}] 




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