[ adjective ] free from risk or danger
"a safe trip" "you will be safe here" "a safe place" "a safe bet"
Used in print(The Times-Picayune, [New Orleans]...)
In_addition , the motor has the seal_of_approval of the Underwriters_Laboratories , which means it is safe .(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)
The universe is a safe and permanent home .(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)
In that tradition communism lay a safe distance back in the age of innocence before the Fall of Man .(Clayton C. Barbeau, The Ikon....)
`` It 's safe '' , Prevot had said , `` and it provides cover for our noise '' .(Louis Zara, Dark Rider....)
He was safe in his Mama 's arms .
[ noun ] strongbox where valuables can be kept safe
Used in print(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)
His eyes had the same dreadful rigid stare as Dr._Grimesby_Roylott 's when he was found before his open safe wearing the speckled band .
[ adjective ] of an undertaking
Used in print(Jay Williams, The Forger....)
We hold safe little jobs illustrating tooth-paste ads or the salacious incidents in trivial novels , and most_of our easel painting is nothing but picking the fluff out of the navel so it can be contemplated in greater purity .
[ adjective ] in safekeeping
"your secret is safe with me"