Better safe than sorry - This idiom is used to recommend being cautious rather than taking a risk.
Safe and sound - If you arrive safe and sound, then nothing has harmed you on your way.
Safe as houses - Something that is as safe as houses is very secure or certain.
Safe bet - A proposition that is a safe bet doesn't have any risks attached.
Safe pair of hands - A person who can be trusted to do something without causing any trouble is a safe pair of hands.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. sauf, F. sauf, fr. L. salvus, akin to salus, health, welfare, safety. Cf. Salute Salvation Sage a plant, Save Salvo an exception
Was this Presnovich somebody that girl Katia knew and wanted to get safely away?
"Condemned as a Nihilist" by George Alfred Henty
We have been down together without diving suits and here we are safe and sound on land again!
"Madge Morton's Victory" by Amy D.V. Chalmers
The sooner we smoke their bacon, the sooner the Holston and Clinch and Tygart's Valley will be safe for our women and children.
"A Virginia Scout" by Hugh Pendexter
In fact, it is hardly safe for us to be about in daylight anywhere.
"Two Daring Young Patriots" by W. P. Shervill
He found the jaunty-looking person taking some papers from the safe.
"Make or Break" by Oliver Optic
I'm safe here, except for you; and you've got to let me alone.
"The La Chance Mine Mystery" by Susan Carleton Jones
May the good God bring you back safe and sound.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
I only hope I shall be able to keep you safe from your enemies.
"Seek and Find" by Oliver Optic
He plunged into the torrent, clothes and all, and brought the old man safely ashore.
"The Johnstown Horror" by James Herbert Walker
This might be a somewhat dull and dreary life for thee, but were it not a safe one?
"One Snowy Night" by Emily Sarah Holt
But he was safe!--that very day
Farewell, it had been her's to say;
And he was gone to his own land,
To seek another maiden's hand.
"The Troubadour. Canto 4" by Letitia Elizabeth Landon
And thus unto the youth she said,
That drove them to the Bell,
“This shall be yours, when you bring back
My husband safe and well.”
"The Diverting History Of John Gilpin, Showing How He Went Farther Than He Intended, And Came Safe Ho" by William Cowper
Returnest thou safe from the war?
"Where are thy friends, my love? I
heard of thy death on the hill; I heard
and mourned thee, Shilric!"
"Fragment II" by James Macpherson
Said Andrew, "Now you're glad, I know,
"To se-se-see us come;--
"But I have taken care of both,
"And brought them bo-bo-both safe home."
"The Drunken Father" by Robert Bloomfield
And pray'd "that God would grant them help,
And bring them safely through."
The whisper'd prayer was borne above,
Was heard, and answered too:
"Who Cares?" by John Hartley
How safe beneath thy wings I lie,
When days grow dark and storms appear;
And when I walk, thy watchful eye
Shall guide me safe from every snare.
"Psalm 32 Part 2" by Isaac Watts
Brows can also safely be dyed by an experienced hair colorist, she adds.
Teachers would say it was best to do a task with a friend so it would get done faster and more safely.
How safe do you make the plant where your employees work.
The 738 foot Singapore flagged bulk carrier, M/V Pinnacle Bliss safely embarked the fishermen after their unknown distress, been diverted to the scene by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.
That no longer can you say something is "as safe as Fort Knox".
Once inside, they tried to open but only damaged a locked safe.
The burglar forced the front door open and then stole the safe and some cash, Nolte said.
"The vault was little more than a closet, and the door to the safe was little more than the front of a steel door to a house," Peterson said.
Women seek safe place for kittens rescued from burlap sack.
All the company's fire trucks were safely removed from the building.
Monday morning, he was found in Washington, DC safe and unharmed, say.
Daily Intel is a safe place.
Deciding on a safe level.
Is it safe to store CANNED FOOD S in my garage.
Is it safe to store CANNED FOODS in my garage.
E−W )−1 ! (1 − eiαt ) I (α) = Z ∞ −∞ − Z (E+W )−1 The ﬁrst integral equals π |α| and in the second integral one can safely use perturbation theory in α.
Thus it is safe to replace the forcing P with Q.
Countable Support Iteration Revisited
Indeed, in this case one can safely move the boundary ¯x = η1/2 to inﬁnity.
Symmetry-breaking instability in a prototypical driven granular gas
This, in the Standard Model, is so high that we can safely approximate the scalar condensate as a zero-temperature system.
A connection between gravity and the Higgs field
Firstly, S ′ γ supports statically type-safe strategic programming.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies