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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

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How to use safe in a sentence?

  1. Debra Tice:

    We ask both governments to work together and to work effectively to locate Austin and to secure his safe release.

  2. John Ratcliffe:

    The President should take this opportunity to nominate a DNI in the mold of Dan Coats : someone with a deep knowledge of the intelligence community, respect for the hard work intelligence professionals do to keep us safe, and the independence and integrity to speak truth to power when necessary.

  3. Kevin Schmook:

    Every year we usually do a big huge party, we can’t invite all of our friends so we just go to a house where we know people are COVID-safe.

  4. Lee Hardman:

    The developments in Greece have prompted some concerns among global investors, at least in the near-term, which is boosting safe-haven demand for the yen, it's probably fair to say Greece could leave the euro and it would have less of an impact than in 2012, but it would be dangerous.

  5. Peter Jay Hotez:

    There's conflicting accounts. Some people say it's safe to use, others say it hasn't been studied enough.

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