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- Without defence; undefended.
- Blind, deaf, and paralysed, the old man was defenceless; and the robbers easily stole all of his money.
- 1934, Henry G. Lamond, An Aviary On The Plains, page 95:
- The hawk, foul murderer of defenceless birds, has sighted the chicken on the bare patch.
defenceless — see defenseless