1. [ adjective ] free from risk or danger

"a safe trip" "you will be safe here" "a safe place" "a safe bet"

Related terms: dangerous out_of_danger harmless off_the_hook fail-safe risk-free unhurt secure invulnerable harmless uninjured
2. [ noun ] strongbox where valuables can be kept safe
Related terms: strongbox
3. [ adjective ] of an undertaking
Related terms: unadventurous
4. [ adjective ] financially sound
Synonyms: good secure dependable

"a good investment" "a secure investment"

Related terms: sound
5. [ adjective ] (baseball) having reached a base without being put out

"the runner was called safe when the baseman dropped the ball"

Related terms: out baseball
6. [ adjective ] in safekeeping

"your secret is safe with me"

Related terms: secure
7. [ noun ] (housing) a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests
Related terms: cupboard meat_safe
8. [ noun ] (sexuality) contraceptive device consisting of a thin rubber or latex sheath worn over the penis during intercourse
Synonyms: rubber safety prophylactic condom
Related terms: contraceptive
Similar spelling:   save