Synonyms of vulnerable in English:


See definition of vulnerable


1‘they evacuated children from the most vulnerable cities’


in danger, in peril, in jeopardy, at risk, endangered, unsafe, unprotected, ill-protected, unguarded

open to attack, attackable, assailable, exposed, wide open

undefended, unshielded, unfortified, unarmed, without arms, without weapons, defenceless, easily damaged, easily hurt, easily wounded, powerless, helpless

rare pregnable, impuissant, resistless


well protected, invulnerable, resilient

2‘he is extremely sensible and less vulnerable to criticism than most’


exposed to, open to, wide open to, liable to, prone to, prey to, susceptible to, subject to, not above, in danger of, at risk of, at the mercy of, an easy target for, easily affected by

in the firing line

rare susceptive of


immune to, above