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Adjective: safe (safer,safest)  seyf
  1. Free from danger or the risk of harm
    "a safe trip"; "you will be safe here"; "a safe place"; "a safe bet"
  2. (baseball) having reached a base without being put out
    "the runner was called safe when the baseman dropped the ball"
  3. (of an undertaking) secure from risk
  4. Financially safe
    "a safe investment";
    - dependable, good, secure
Noun: safe  seyf
  1. Strongbox where valuables can be safely kept
  2. A ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests
  3. Contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
    - condom, rubber [N. Amer, informal], safety, prophylactic, franger [Austral, informal], French letter [Brit, archaic, informal], protective, johnny [Brit, informal]

Derived forms: safest, safes, safer

See also: fail-safe, harmless, invulnerable, off the hook, risk-free, riskless, safe and sound, secure, sound, unadventurous, unhazardous, unhurt, uninjured

Type of: birth control device, closet, contraceptive, contraceptive device, cupboard, deedbox, preventative, preventive, prophylactic device, strongbox

Antonym: out, unsafe

Encyclopedia: Safe, legal, and rare