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OTHER WORDS FROM helplesshelp·less·ly, adverbhelp·less·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for helpless
It is very difficult to sit by helplessly while a friend is imprisoned for a crime that is too implausible to comprehend.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rather than helplessly obeying the dictates of management, workers are obliged to do what union bosses tell them.
She is helplessly oblivious to what is going on between Iago and Othello.
When it came to paying it back, he was helplessly and horribly bedridden.Former Navy Officer Bryan Caisse Is Accused of Defrauding Friends and Classmates|Michael Daly|January 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her novels are not, as some insist on thinking, the helplessly romantic effusions of a repressed spinster.
Pete said helplessly to old man Greiffenhagen: "Take me outer this!"Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell
Evelyn looked about helplessly for something with which to bandage it.The Fifth-Dimension Tube|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Helplessly the boy spun the cylinder and snapped the hammer again and again, but to no purpose.Twenty-Four Unusual Stories for Boys and Girls|Anna Cogswell Tyler
How helplessly one wades in the shifting, unstable footing—tumbling over with a touch, like a house built of cards!The Rectory Children|Mrs Molesworth
At his trousers I helplessly stopped short, lost in the voluminous recesses of each leg.Rambles Beyond Railways;|Wilkie Collins