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 for defenseless
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Defenseless \De*fense"less\, a.
     Destitute of defense; unprepared to resist attack; unable to
     oppose; unprotected. [Also spelled defenceless.]--
     De*fense"less*ly, adv. -- De*fense"less*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]
     2. unarmed; used of persons or the military. armed
        [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: without defense; "the child was standing in the middle of
             the crossfire, defenselessly" [syn: defenseless,
             defenceless, defenselessly, defencelessly]
      adj 1: lacking protection or support; "a defenseless child"
             [syn: defenseless, defenceless]
      2: having no protecting or concealing cover; "naked to mine
         enemies"- Shakespeare [syn: naked, defenseless]
      3: lacking weapons for self-defense [syn: defenseless,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  38 Moby Thesaurus words for "defenseless":
     abandoned, aidless, bare-handed, deserted, desolate, fatherless,
     forlorn, forsaken, friendless, godforsaken, guardless, guideless,
     helpless, homeless, kithless, leaderless, motherless, outcast,
     pregnable, unarmed, unarmored, unattended, uncovered, undefended,
     unfortified, unfriended, ungarrisoned, unguarded, unprotected,
     unscreened, unsheltered, unshielded, unsuspecting, untenable,
     unwarned, unwatched, vulnerable, weaponless

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