Synonyms of safe in English:

safe


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adjective

1‘the children are safe in bed’

SYNONYMS

protected from danger, protected from harm, shielded, sheltered, guarded, defended, secure, safe and sound, out of harm's way, all right

ANTONYMS

unsafe, insecure, at risk

2‘the missing children are all safe’

SYNONYMS

unharmed, all right, alive and well, well, unhurt, uninjured, unscathed, in one piece, undamaged, out of danger

informal OK

ANTONYMS

in danger

3‘the building is quite safe’

SYNONYMS

secure, sound, risk-free, low-risk, riskless, impregnable, unassailable, invulnerable

ANTONYMS

dangerous

4‘he's a safe person to be with’

SYNONYMS

trustworthy, capable of being trusted, trusty, faithful, reliable, dependable, responsible

level-headed, rational, sane, reasonable, sensible, sound, stable, mature, discreet, adult

capable, competent, conscientious

reputable, upright, honest, honourable

ANTONYMS

unreliable

5‘he's a safe driver’

SYNONYMS

cautious, circumspect, prudent, chary, attentive

timid, unadventurous, conservative, unenterprising

informal leery

ANTONYMS

reckless

6‘the makers of the drug say it is safe for most people’

SYNONYMS

harmless, innocuous, non-toxic, non-poisonous, non-irritant, benign, wholesome, mild, low-risk

ANTONYMS

harmful


noun

1‘I'm proud of my medal and keep it in a safe’

SYNONYMS

strongbox, safety-deposit box, safe-deposit box, coffer, casket, money chest, cash box, repository, depository, locker

strongroom, vault