Example sentences for: defenseless

How can you use “defenseless” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • "I can really understand why a poor, defenseless little organization like the National Association of Broadcasters would feel threatened by a big powerful academic like me," says Ornstein.

  • d) Is a capable adult, not--as her advocates claim--a naive child, defenseless against the president's wiles.

  • And Lidie learns, learns, and learns her lesson: She's been selfish and . Desperate to escape the plantation where she's been recuperating but lacking the willpower, she has selfishly accepted the defenseless Lorna "as my reviver, felt the cool, firm sensation of her hand on my neck as a promise."

  • Upon admission to the bar, every Colorado lawyer must recite the Lawyer's Oath, which states in part: "I will never reject, from any consideration personal to myself, the cause of the defenseless or the oppressed."

  • Hussein coverage also dominates at the Post and the NYT . All the papers mull the Jordanian succession--the WP warns of "deep anxiety, here [in Jordan] and abroad, about the stability of the relatively small and defenseless kingdom."


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