|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.|
|Adj.||1.||vulnerable - susceptible to attack; "a vulnerable bridge"|
invulnerable - immune to attack; impregnable; "gunners raked the beach from invulnerable positions on the cliffs"
|2.||vulnerable - susceptible to criticism or persuasion or temptation; "vulnerable to bribery"; "an argument vulnerable to refutation"|
|3.||vulnerable - capable of being wounded or hurt; "vulnerable parts of the body"|
|4.||vulnerable - susceptible to physical or emotional injury; "at a tender age"|