Definition of 'defenceless'
Example sentences containing 'defenceless'
Experts said they pose a global threat which could leave millions defenceless against common illnesses such as food poisoning and pneumonia.The Sun (2015) The Sun (2012)
They harried the defenceless woman like a pack of wolves, oblivious to watching police and photographers.The Sun (2006) The Sun (2010)
How anybody can do that to a defenceless 11-year-old girl is beyond me.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The fact remains this was a ferocious attack on a defenceless vulnerable woman much smaller than you in her own home with a knife.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2011)
I didn't leave him defenceless, of course.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Definition of defenceless from the Collins English Dictionary