sitting duckSEE DEFINITION OF sitting duck
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SITTING DUCK
If any of the Company ships sight us, we'll be a sitting duck.
There is a very dangerous time when the driver is a sitting duck.
There were three eggs in the inaccessible cliff-nest, and he brought me one, which I tried in vain to hatch under a sitting duck.
Six great green eggs, stolen from a sitting duck which had belonged to the ill-fated Pierce, were the staple food.
A weaving target has a chance, but a target standing motionless is a sitting duck and his life hangs by a hair.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SITTING DUCK
- be taken in
- easily moved
- fall for
- out on a limb
- sitting duck
- tumble for
- wide open