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defenseless

see definition of defenseless
  • adjpowerless, vulnerable
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Synonyms for defenseless

adj powerless, vulnerable
  • helpless
  • unarmed
  • unprotected
  • caught
  • endangered
  • exposed
  • hands tied
  • in line of fire
  • indefensible
  • like a clay pigeon
  • like a sitting duck
  • naked
  • on the line
  • on the spot
  • open
  • out on limb
  • pigeon
  • poor
  • unguarded
  • up the creek
  • weak
  • wide open

Antonyms for defenseless

  • powerful
  • strong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to defenseless

assailable

adjective. open to attack
  • conquerable
  • defenseless
  • exposed
  • in danger
  • undefendable
  • vulnerable
  • weak

dependent

adjective. weak, helpless

forlorn

adjective. hopeless, inconsolable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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