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Main Entry: 1safe
Inflected Form(s): saf·er; saf·est
Etymology: Middle English sauf "safe, unhurt," from early French sauf (same meaning), from Latin salvus "safe, healthy" --related to 3SAGE, SAVE 1: freed or secure from danger, harm, or loss 2: successful at getting to a base in baseball without being put out <the runner was safe> 3: providing safety 4: not threatening danger <safe medicine> 5 a: CAUTIOUS <a safe driver> b: TRUSTWORTHY - safe·lyadverb - safe·nessnoun