Definition of 'at the mercy of'
Example sentences containing 'at the mercy of'
It seemed a tragedy that the very discipline that made the Defenders famous now placed them at the mercy of their enemies.TREASON KEEP (2001) WEB OF DREAMS (2001)
There's a gun in her purse, she's not just another defenceless woman at the mercy of some mad intruder.A MEANS TO EVIL (2001)
I had hoped to find the magician Pug here, for it may be we are at the mercy of powers only he might face.SHARDS OF A BROKEN CROWN (2001)
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