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Synonyms for safe
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. safe(noun)

    strongbox where valuables can be safely kept

    Synonyms:
    condom, safety, rubber, prophylactic

    Antonyms:
    self-destructive, dicey, parlous, unreliable, unsound, unsafe, breakneck, hazardous, on the hook(p), suicidal, adventuresome, desperate, dodgy, insidious, treacherous, adventurous, mordacious, chanceful, perilous, chancy, touch-and-go, dangerous, risky, wild, precarious

  2. safe(noun)

    a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests

    Synonyms:
    condom, safety, rubber, prophylactic

    Antonyms:
    perilous, touch-and-go, dicey, breakneck, dangerous, unreliable, chancy, insidious, mordacious, hazardous, adventurous, unsafe, parlous, suicidal, adventuresome, unsound, wild, on the hook(p), chanceful, desperate, risky, precarious, self-destructive, treacherous, dodgy

  3. condom, rubber, safety, safe, prophylactic(adj)

    contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse

    Synonyms:
    condom, caoutchouc, base hit, preventive, guard, arctic, safety, safety device, rubber, refuge, pencil eraser, golosh, preventative, rubber eraser, gumshoe, synthetic rubber, galosh, gum elastic, prophylactic, natural rubber

    Antonyms:
    perilous, risky, dangerous, chancy, suicidal, dicey, self-destructive, unsafe, mordacious, unreliable, breakneck, dodgy, desperate, unsound, touch-and-go, treacherous, chanceful, on the hook(p), wild, precarious, adventuresome, hazardous, adventurous, insidious, parlous

  4. safe(adj)

    free from danger or the risk of harm

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

    Synonyms:
    good, safe(p), dependable, secure

    Antonyms:
    suicidal, dangerous, wild, insidious, self-destructive, unreliable, dodgy, perilous, adventuresome, parlous, precarious, chanceful, touch-and-go, mordacious, desperate, chancy, adventurous, treacherous, hazardous, dicey, breakneck, on the hook(p), unsafe, unsound, risky

  5. safe(adj)

    (of an undertaking) secure from risk

    Synonyms:
    good, safe(p), dependable, secure

    Antonyms:
    self-destructive, mordacious, perilous, risky, dangerous, on the hook(p), desperate, dodgy, unreliable, chanceful, insidious, treacherous, adventurous, chancy, precarious, unsafe, breakneck, unsound, adventuresome, touch-and-go, suicidal, dicey, parlous, hazardous, wild

  6. safe(p)(adj)

    having reached a base without being put out

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

    Antonyms:
    dicey, wild, chancy, insidious, perilous, mordacious, dodgy, on the hook(p), unreliable, touch-and-go, chanceful, precarious, risky, desperate, dangerous, treacherous, self-destructive, hazardous, unsound, suicidal, parlous, adventurous, breakneck, unsafe, adventuresome

  7. dependable, good, safe, secure(adj)

    financially sound

    "a good investment"; "a secure investment"

    Synonyms:
    dear, safe(p), good, right, in effect(p), unspoiled, effective, skillful, sound, serious, secure, true(p), upright, untroubled, steady-going, inviolable, salutary, in force(p), reliable, skilful, practiced, dependable, estimable, rock-steady, expert, just, unafraid, beneficial, unassailable, proficient, full, honest, respectable, undecomposed, unspoilt, ripe, impregnable, adept, honorable, strong, well(p), near, unattackable

    Antonyms:
    suicidal, parlous, perilous, dicey, precarious, mordacious, chanceful, dodgy, chancy, adventurous, unreliable, desperate, breakneck, touch-and-go, unsound, wild, insidious, unsafe, hazardous, self-destructive, risky, on the hook(p), dangerous, adventuresome, treacherous

Wiktionary

  1. safe(noun)

    Synonyms:
    lockbox, strongbox, coffer

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. safe

    Synonyms:
    secure, unendangered, secured, sure, protected, impregnable, trustworthy, certain

    Antonyms:
    insecure, imperilled, dangerous, hazardous, exposed

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. safe(a.)

    Synonyms:
    secure, unharmed, undamaged, unscathed, unhurt, sound, free from harm, out of harm's way

  2. safe(a.)

    Synonyms:
    protected, guarded, under lock and key, under cover

  3. safe(a.)

    Synonyms:
    trusty, trustworthy, reliable, to be depended on, to be relied on

  4. safe(n.)

    Synonyms:
    place of safety, secure place

  5. safe(n.)

    Synonyms:
    coffer, money-chest, strong box

  6. safe(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pass, passport

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. safe(a)

    Synonyms:
    unharmed, intact, unscathed, immune, trustworthy, reliable, sure, secure, invulnerable, impregnable

    Antonyms:
    unsafe, endangered, insecure

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SAFE

    Synonyms:
    Safety After Fifty Evaluation

How to pronounce safe?

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How to say safe in sign language?

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How to use safe in a sentence?

  1. Dan Tench:

    Even if we were to leave the EU entirely, if we were to secure safe harbor designation from the EU, which would seem essential, one imagines that we would have to be more or less compliant with the (EU) regulation.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    It's as tough as anything that I do -- having conversations with parents who understandably want, by any means necessary, for their children to be safe, we will do everything we can short of providing an incentive for future Americans to be caught.

  3. John Henderson:

    These failures are unacceptable and have seriously eroded confidence by senior Air Force leadership in BBC's ability to provide military families with safe, quality housing.

  4. Mitch Abrams:

    People assume sports are safe, but there is an ugly underbelly we need to be mindful of, sports are a microcosm of our society, and until our society becomes more civil there is no reason to expect to see more civility in sports.

  5. Governor Cooper:

    We have been committed to a safe RNC convention in North Carolina and it's unfortunate they never agreed to scale down and make changes to keep people safe. Protecting public health and safety during this pandemic is a priority.


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