HyperDic: defenseless

English > 4 senses of the word defenseless:
ADVERBalldefenseless, defenceless, defenselessly, defencelesslywithout defense
ADJECTIVEalldefenseless, defencelesslacking protection or support
alldefenseless, nakedhaving no protecting or concealing cover
alldefenseless, defencelesslacking weapons for self-defense
defenseless > pronunciation
Soundsdihfeh'nslahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > defenseless: 4 senses > adjective 1
Meaninglacking protection or support.
Example"a defenseless child"
Synonymdefenceless
Broadervulnerablesusceptible to attack / attack / attack
Spanishdesamparado, indefensa, indefenso, inerme
Catalandesemparat, indefens, inerme
Nounsdefenselessnessthe property of being helpless in the face of attack
Adverbsdefenselesswithout defense
English > defenseless: 4 senses > adjective 2
MeaningHaving no protecting or concealing cover.
Synonymnaked
Broaderunprotectedlacking protection or defense
Spanishindefenso
Nounsdefenselessnessthe property of being helpless in the face of attack
English > defenseless: 4 senses > adjective 3
Meaninglacking weapons for self-defense.
Synonymdefenceless
Broaderunarmed(used of persons or the military) not having or using arms
Spanishindefenso
Catalanindefens
Nounsdefenselessnessthe property of being helpless in the face of attack
English > defenseless: 4 senses > adverb 1
MeaningWithout defense.
Example"the child was standing in the middle of the crossfire, defenselessly"
Synonymsdefenceless, defenselessly, defencelessly
Spanishindefensamente, indefenso, sin defensa, sin protección, vulnerable
Adjectivesdefenselesslacking protection or support

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