Definitions of safe

  1. To render safe; to make right.
  2. Conferring safety; securing from harm; not exposing to danger; confining securely; to be relied upon; not dangerous; as, a safe harbor; a safe bridge, etc.
  3. Incapable of doing harm; no longer dangerous; in secure care or custody; as, the prisoner is safe.
  4. contraceptive device consisting of a thin rubber or latex sheath worn over the penis during intercourse
  5. strongbox where valuables can be kept safe
  6. a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests
  7. A place for keeping things in safety.
  8. A strong and fireproof receptacle ( as a movable chest of steel, etc., or a closet or vault of brickwork) for containing money, valuable papers, or the like.
  9. A ventilated or refrigerated chest or closet for securing provisions from noxious animals or insects.
  10. A fireproof or burglar- proof iron or steel chest for valuables; cupboard; a holder for matches.
  11. Safeness.
  12. A chest or closet for money, etc., safe against fire, thieves, etc., generally of iron: a chest or cupboard for meats.
  13. A strong iron and steel receptacle for protecting valuables; any place of safe storage.
  14. A place of safety; a chest secure against thieves or fire; a cupboard for provisions.
  15. A box or press, generally detached, and hung on a wall, usually covered with wire- cloth or perforated zinc, in which meats may be kept cool; a fireproof chest or closet for containing money, valuable documents, and the like.
  16. of an undertaking
  17. free from risk or danger; " a safe trip"; " you will be safe here"; " a safe place"; " a safe bet"
  18. in safekeeping; " your secret is safe with me"
  19. ( baseball) having reached a base without being put out; " the runner was called safe when the baseman dropped the ball"
  20. free from danger or the risk of harm; " a safe trip"; " you will be safe here"; " a safe place"; " a safe bet"
  21. having reached a base without being put out; " the runner was called safe when the baseman dropped the ball"
  22. Free from danger, risk, injury, or damage; secure; in secure keeping; as, the captive is safe; sound; unhurt; sure.
  23. Unharmed: free from danger or injury: secure: securing from danger or injury: no longer dangerous.
  24. Free from danger; secure; no longer dangerous.
  25. Free from danger; unharmed.
  26. Not hazardous; prudent, secure.
  27. Free from danger of any kind; free from hurt, injury, or damage; secure or securing from harm; no longer dangerous.
  28. Free from danger or risk; secure; no longer dangerous; placed beyond the power of doing harm; certain.
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