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Definition of Vulnerable

Vulnerable

  1. Capable of being wounded; susceptible of wounds or external injuries; as, a vulnerable body.
  2. Liable to injury; subject to be affected injuriously; assailable; as, a vulnerable reputation.

Vulnerable Quotations

When we deny the poor and the vulnerable their own human dignity and capacity for freedom and choice, it becomes self-denial. It becomes a denial of both our collective and individual dignity, at all levels of society.
Jacqueline Novogratz

I have come to the conclusion that it's a waste of time to have too much pride in anything. Perhaps it's good to have a sense of duty, a jealous zeal to protect or improve, but pride ultimately is only that which stands vulnerable to offense and degradation.
Henry Rollins

It is tempting to think of this form of insomnia, the inability to fall asleep, as a disease of agency and control: the inability to relinquish high self-reflexive consciousness for the vulnerable, ignorant regions of slumber in which we know not what we do.
Siri Hustvedt

If you truly believe in the value of life, you care about all of the weakest and most vulnerable members of society.
Joni Eareckson Tada

Fragility is the quality of things that are vulnerable to volatility.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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Vulnerable Translations

vulnerable in German is verwundbar, angreifbar, verletzbar
vulnerable in Italian is vulnerabile
vulnerable in Spanish is vulnerable
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