Hindi translation of vulnerable
vulnerablePowered by COBUILD /ˈvʌlnərəbəl ˈव़ल्नरअबल्/
Definitions and Translations
If someone or something is vulnerable to something, they have some weakness or disadvantage which makes them more likely to be harmed or affected by that thing.
⇒ Men, like women, are more vulnerable to breast cancer as they get older. ⇒ ...attacks on vulnerable targets.
⇒ vulnerable to something ⇒ vulnerable to attack/damage/fire ⇒ vulnerable children/women/people ⇒ a vulnerable position ⇒ especially/highly/increasingly vulnerable ⇒ become/remain vulnerable
SIMILAR WORDSweak, prone, susceptible, exposed
Derived formsvulnerability /ˌvʌlnərəˈbɪlɪti ˌव़ल्नरअˈबिलिटी/ uncountable noun
⇒ All good drivers are aware of the vulnerability of cyclists.
A vulnerable person is weak and without protection, with the result that they are easily hurt physically or emotionally.
⇒ Old people are particularly vulnerable members of our society.
Derived formsvulnerability uncountable noun
⇒ ...the emotional vulnerability of childhood.
⇒ vulnerability to something ⇒ security/genetic/emotional vulnerability ⇒ exploit vulnerability
SIMILAR WORDSweakness, susceptibility, exposure
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Example Sentences Including 'vulnerable'
She put her fingertips to his face, touched the bones which were still prominent, still vulnerable under the tight skin.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
In the photographs Jett had given me, she looked both beautiful and vulnerable.DEAD BEAT (2002)
He was an honest man and honest men, too, are vulnerable to corruption.Murder Song
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'vulnerable' in Other Languages
- Arabic: عُرْضَةٌ ل
- Brazilian Portuguese: vulnerável
- Chinese: 易受伤害的
- Croatian: ranjiv ranjiva
- Czech: zranitelný
- Danish: sårbar
- Dutch: kwetsbaar
- European Spanish: vulnerable
- Finnish: haavoittuvainen
- French: vulnérable
- German: verwundbar
- Greek: ευάλωτος ευάλωτη
- Italian: vulnerabile
- Japanese: 傷つきやすい
- Korean: 취약한
- Norwegian: sårbar
- Polish: bezbronny bezbronna
- Portuguese: vulnerável
- Romanian: vulnerabil vulnerabilă, vulnerabili, vulnerabile
- Russian: ранимый ранимая
- Spanish: vulnerable
- Swedish: sårbar sårbart
- Thai: ซึ่งบาดเจ็บได้ง่าย อ่อนแอ
- Turkish: savunmasız
- Ukrainian: вразливий
- Vietnamese: dễ bị tổn thương
Translation of vulnerable from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary