Highly valued, having a high personal value.
Kept from escape or trouble; held in check; supervised
(Of a person) who grew up being overprotected by parents or other guardians; often implies a lack of social skills, worldly experience, etc.
Not sound or secure; unable to stand up to an attack
Not sure or certain; doubtful:
Not protected; open to assault, injury, damage, or theft.
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