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Definition of safe:

  1. A place for keeping things in safety.
  2. A strong and fireproof receptacle ( as a movable chest of steel, etc., or a closet or vault of brickwork) for containing money, valuable papers, or the like.
  3. A ventilated or refrigerated chest or closet for securing provisions from noxious animals or insects.
  4. Conferring safety; securing from harm; not exposing to danger; confining securely; to be relied upon; not dangerous; as, a safe harbor; a safe bridge, etc.
  5. Free from harm, injury, or risk; untouched or unthreatened by danger or injury; unharmed; unhurt; secure; whole; as, safe from disease; safe from storms; safe from foes.
  6. Incapable of doing harm; no longer dangerous; in secure care or custody; as, the prisoner is safe.
  7. To render safe; to make right.

Synonyms:

right, steady-going, galosh, gumshoe, unafraid, practiced, well, serious, skilful, risk-free, arctic, upheld, regulated, preventive, invulnerable, off the hook, unspoiled, pencil eraser, strong, good, supervised, defended, synthetic rubber, near, full, true, unsafe, rubber, just, proficient, guard, prophylactic, upright, untroubled, ripe, fail-safe, in force, unhurt, sound, innocuous, base hit, gum elastic, riskless, uninjured, unattackable, safety, unscathed, condom, rock-steady, salutary, unadventurous, supported, golosh, estimable, reliable, safe and sound, out of danger, natural rubber, impregnable, effective, adept, safety device, honest, watched, preserved, innocent, undecomposed, dangerous, expert, undercover, sustained, dependable, saved, sheltered, in effect, respectable, skillful, unhazardous, dear, rubber eraser, caoutchouc, unharmed, preventative, snug, secure, harmless, honorable, unassailable, guarded, entrenched, unspoilt, refuge, beneficial.

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