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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assailable, undefendable, undefended, openadjective

    not defended or capable of being defended

    "an open city"; "open to attack"


  1. assailableadjective

    Not defended or not able to be defended.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Assailableadjective

    That which may be attacked.

    Etymology: from assail.

    Banquo, and his Fleance, lives. ————
    —— But in them nature’s copy’s not eternal. ——
    —— There’s comfort yet, they are assailable. William Shakespeare, Macbeth.


  1. assailable

    Assailable refers to something or someone that is susceptible or vulnerable to attack, criticism, damage, or harm. It can be used in both a physical context such as a fortress being assailable, and in a metaphorical one, such as a person's character or position being assailable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assailableadjective

    capable of being assailed

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. assailable

    Capable of being assailed, attacked, or invaded.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of assailable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of assailable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
    • A. purse
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