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vulnerable

vulnerable

vulnerable Sentence Examples

  • She looked small and vulnerable.

  • There is something about the way she looks at you when she needs your help – so vulnerable.

  • He looked funny... and somehow vulnerable.

  • She drew her legs up, feeling vulnerable and scared in the strange place.

  • She pulled her knees to her chest, feeling small and vulnerable once more.

  • It's also a bond that folks in my position have to be careful about taking on, because it leaves me vulnerable.

  • The idea of him being vulnerable to anyone floored her.

  • There was a vulnerable note in her voice, one that bothered him.

  • People change, and right now he's probably feeling pretty vulnerable.

  • It shouldn't have taken almost losing him for her to realize how vulnerable he was.

  • Feeding Sasha information about the only way to break the bond—without telling him the breakage was only temporary— rendered the girl he.d been tracking for weeks vulnerable.

  • Suddenly feeling alone and vulnerable in the wide hallway, she returned to her room and locked the door.

  • She's so vulnerable and practically incapable of doing anything on her own about her problems.

  • I think you understand how vulnerable you are here.

  • It makes you vulnerable.

  • She was the most vulnerable of them.

  • He feared the answer, and he'd never let one of these creatures see him vulnerable.

  • He clenched his fists, reminding himself that the seemingly vulnerable woman had handled him well enough the previous night despite his upper hand.

  • She was vulnerable to him and to Jonny.

  • The look on her face, though, made her feel too vulnerable.

  • She took it, hating the vulnerable expression on her face.

  • Or maybe she was right, and he was avoiding the obvious, because he couldn't quite handle the thought of being vulnerable to anyone.

  • He didn't like seeing her vulnerable like this; he wanted to hear her sharp tongue and watch her face turn pink when he looked at her too long or provoked her.

  • She wanted to laugh but didn't, aware he was as vulnerable as he'd ever get right now.

  • Red-spiderall these and similar procedures timed to ~catch the pest at a vulnerable stage are intelligent and profitable prophylactic measures, as has been repeatedly shown.

  • But even before Trafalgar he had begun to strike at that most vulnerable form of wealth, as the Jacobins had done before him.

  • Many of the chief characteristics of the ancient Greek heroes are reproduced in those of the Teutonic North, the parallel being in some cases very striking; Siegfried, for instance, like Achilles, is vulnerable only in one spot, and Wayland Smith, like Hephaestus, is lame.

  • He had by nature what he himself called a " vulnerable temper and impetuous moods."

  • It was easy enough to see the " vulnerable temper " as it worked within, but it was never suffered to find audible expression.

  • He had learnt from Torstensson that Denmark was most vulnerable if attacked from the south, and, imitating the strategy of his master, he fell upon her with a velocity which paralysed resistance.

  • It told how Achilles, having slain the Amazon Penthesileia and Memnon, king of the Aethiopians, who had come to the assistance of the Trojans, was himself slain by Paris (Alexander), whose arrow was guided by Apollo to his vulnerable heel (Virgil, Aen.

  • As an advocate his sharpness and rapidity of insight gave him a formidable advantage in the detection of the weaknesses of a witness and the vulnerable points of his opponent's case, while he grouped his own arguments with an admirable eye to effect, especially excelling in eloquent closing appeals to a jury.

  • The most vulnerable side of the revision was that on which the mass of English readers thought itself capable of forming a judgment.

  • Two main considerations dominated the fortunes of Hanover during the period of the Napoleonic wars, the jealousy felt by Prussia at the increasing strength and prestige of the electorate, and its position as a vulnerable outpost of Great Britain.

  • They were maladroit enough to attack him on his least vulnerable side, summoning him before the privy council to answer to a charge of receiving bribes in the administration of justice.

  • If hunted, the elephant must be attacked on foot, and the sport is therefore dangerous, especially as the animal has but few parts vulnerable to a bullet.

  • Steel plates and shapes, when delivered from the rolls which form them to the cooling beds, are largely covered with scales, which, adhering only partially to the surface, offer the intervening cracks or joints as vulnerable points for rust.

  • An Irish patriot in the strict sense of the term he was not; he was proud of being an Englishman, who had been accidentally "dropped in Ireland"; he looked upon the indigenous population as conquered savages; but his pride and sense of equity alike revolted against the stay-at-home Englishmen's contemptuous treatment of their own garrison, and he delighted in finding a point in which the triumphant faction was still vulnerable.

  • The logic of this plan was not applied to Ireland; there it was to be Ireland for the English for many a generation yet to come; and so Ireland remained Achilles heel, the vulnerable part of the United Kingdom.

  • Originally the town was protected on its vulnerable sides by a wall, of which remains still exist at the south end of the Black Walk.

  • He may have left a vulnerable frontier in his earlier dealings with the same thorny problem of free will.

  • In a few verses the "wrestling" ('-b -k) of Jacob (ya'agob) is associated with the Jabbok ()labboq); his "striving" explains his name Israel; at Peniel he sees "the face of God," and when touched on his vulnerable spot - the hollow of the thigh - he is lamed, hence "the children of Israel eat not the sinew of the hip which is upon the hollow of the thigh unto this day" (xxxii.

  • Hagen easily persuades the weak Gunther that the supposed insult to his honour can only be wiped out in Siegfried's blood; he worms the secret of the hero's vulnerable spot out of Kriemhild, on pretence of shielding him from harm (Avent.

  • She looked small and vulnerable.

  • It wasn't compassion for Tessa that had made him feel so vulnerable.

  • There is something about the way she looks at you when she needs your help – so vulnerable.

  • He looked funny... and somehow vulnerable.

  • Leaving them and the humans vulnerable to the Black God.

  • Without their powers, the Guardians were vulnerable against the Black God's vamps.

  • He rose and paced, dwelling on the carnage that would surely ensue if the Guardians remained vulnerable for long.

  • An Original was released at the transition of a Black or White God in the mortal world to ensure the immortals didn't try to take over during the vulnerable period when a new God learned his powers.

  • She drew her legs up, feeling vulnerable and scared in the strange place.

  • He felt unusually protective of the vulnerable human on the bed before him.

  • The woman in his arms was too delicate, too vulnerable, to face the lusty beast within him.

  • She pulled her knees to her chest, feeling small and vulnerable once more.

  • It's also a bond that folks in my position have to be careful about taking on, because it leaves me vulnerable.

  • She lay sweet and vulnerable on her back, her lips parted and warm body tucked against his side.

  • The idea of him being vulnerable to anyone floored her.

  • I've assessed that you are vulnerable to the deception and depravity of others.

  • She pulled at her trapped arms, hating the feeling of being vulnerable to him.

  • "You have always been vulnerable to me," he said, amused by her thought.

  • There was a vulnerable note in her voice, one that bothered him.

  • The innocent were vulnerable to creatures like Darkyn.

  • She couldn't think about human-Deidre, powerless and vulnerable in the hands of the most violent demon in Hell.

  • The idea of a stranger visiting Alex when he was so vulnerable concerned her, so she asked at the desk to find out who he was.

  • He was different – vulnerable now.

  • People change, and right now he's probably feeling pretty vulnerable.

  • He hated the idea of being vulnerable, and concern for another was vulnerability.

  • The Immortals were vulnerable, and Darkyn's hunger for power and control of the mortal world was not something Gabriel questioned.

  • He'd had a million chances to harm her while she lay unconscious and vulnerable on the operating table and never did.

  • "So, what, you plan on riding in like a knight in shining armor to rescue the vulnerable damsel in distress?" she snapped.

  • She was vulnerable, exposed.

  • Surprised, he cursed Death for dumping the vulnerable human he was meant to protect into Hell before freeing him!

  • He pulled her up and gripped her neck, pushing her head aside to expose the vulnerable skin.

  • She went to him, shaking with the thought of being vulnerable to a creature like Sasha again.

  • Katie wasn't sure if the homemade alcohol was stronger than normal or if her weakened state made her more vulnerable to its effects.

  • He.d had one friend in his life, Gabriel, and his mate, a woman tough in spirit but vulnerable in flesh.

  • It shouldn.t have taken almost losing him for her to realize how vulnerable he was.

  • Jared, wounded and vulnerable, had been cornered by another demon in its monster shape with drool dripping off its teeth.

  • Feeding Sasha information about the only way to break the bond—without telling him the breakage was only temporary— rendered the girl he.d been tracking for weeks vulnerable.

  • Rhyn had quit on her in the hopes she.d be safe, only to leave her more vulnerable than ever.

  • Suddenly feeling alone and vulnerable in the wide hallway, she returned to her room and locked the door, her mind going to the visitor as she tried not to think about Ne'Rin wanting to hurt her.

  • As if she wasn't completely vulnerable as it was!

  • She's so vulnerable and practically incapable of doing anything on her own about her problems.

  • That would limit her options even more, making her vulnerable to coercion, finally pushing her into prostitution.

  • Neither had ever felt so vulnerable, yet they trusted each other completely and without doubt.

  • He and Sarah could hold their own, but Elisabeth would be vulnerable, and Victor could kill Connor without blinking.

  • No, they were both vulnerable right now.

  • But doing so will leave us vulnerable if something else happens.

  • I think you understand how vulnerable you are here.

  • The wounded look bothered him most, the same vulnerable expression that had disturbed him twice before.

  • Even so, he knew Tim was as vulnerable as any man to the siren song of absolute power.

  • Who threw a vulnerable woman—his vulnerable woman!—to the wild to fend for herself?

  • She'd no longer be vulnerable in the Immortal underworld.

  • Katie was quiet, willing the tree roots to be vulnerable to her immunity blood.  She hacked at the root again and paused.  The area where she'd dripped blood stayed cut while the area around it healed.

  • Rhyn scampered down the tree and fell far enough to knock his breath out.  Demons flew overhead, unable to see through the canopy.  He froze, watching them circle then leave, and stood, catching his breath.  Fear penetrated him, colder than the rain.  Katie was vulnerable.  Gabe was vulnerable.

  • Katie bit back the words she wanted to say.  Toby was too small to protect anyone, and she couldn't help feeling panic stir again at the thought that now he – and Deidre – were now as vulnerable as she was to the demons.  The thought of Rhyn being close made her body warm from the inside out.  Maybe, if she could find him …the cry of a demon overhead drew her attention.

  • You led him here, Rhyn, a sin made worse by the fact my own weakness made my domain vulnerable.  But, I'm going to remedy this.

  • It was strange how a man could feel comfortable blowing kisses, but paranoid about revealing his vulnerable side.

  • Shipped to Arkansas for reintroduction, they had sustained injuries that made them vulnerable to predators.

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