Origin of vulnerable
Related formsvul·ner·a·bil·i·ty, vul·ner·a·ble·ness, nounvul·ner·a·bly, adverbun·vul·ner·a·ble, adjective
Can be confusedvenerable vulnerable
Examples from the Web for vulnerability
I said that mixture of glamour and vulnerability is potent, especially if you can sense the vulnerability.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This sense of vulnerability is, of course, even more acute in micro-states like Jamaica.How Maurice Tomlinson Was Outed in Jamaica—and Forced Into Exile|Jay Michaelson|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Amina Alzouma (“Young Girl”) surprised us all with her disturbingly beautiful displays of vulnerability and intensity.Nitehawk Shorts Festival: ‘Brute,’ a Twisted Take on Playing in the Dark|Julia Grinberg|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There's the survivability to take into account, too, which negates a lot of that vulnerability.
The issue explored the theme of vulnerability, “relevant to anyone who seeks understanding, change, love, and belonging.”
The vulnerability of human life on the moon struck Crag forcibly.First on the Moon|Jeff Sutton
The argument as to the vulnerability of shielded guns is not at present strong.
Nevertheless, in spite of his vulnerability, he is of all citizens the most lawless.The Theory of Social Revolutions|Brooks Adams
No matter how hard the Army tried to justify the quota, the quota increased the Army's vulnerability to charges of discrimination.Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965|Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.
What then was its vulnerability, which this hiding seemed to indicate?Lords of the Stratosphere|Arthur J. Burks