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Definizione monolingua safe



safe (plural safes)

  1. A box, usually made of metal, in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping.

safe (comparative safer, superlative safest)

  1. Not in danger; free from harms reach.
    You’ll be safe here.
  2. Free from risk; harmless, riskless.
    It’s safe to eat this.
    If you push it to the limit, safety is not guaranteed.
  3. Providing protection from danger; providing shelter.
    We have to find a safe spot, where we can hide out until this is over.
  4. (baseball) When a batter successfully reaches first base, or when a baserunner successfully advances to the next base or returns to the base he last occupied; not out.
    The pitcher attempted to pick off the runner at first, but he was safe.
  5. Properly secured; secure.
    The documents are safe.
  6. (used after a noun, often forming a compound) Not in danger from the specified source of harm.
    dishwasher safe; dishwasher-safe
  7. (UK, slang) Great, cool, awesome, respectable; a term of approbation.
    • 1996 August 12, ""Mandrake"", “Re: Multiple Messages - an apology”, uk.people.gothic, Usenet:
      and you also forgot to mentioned[sic] the wheels man you know bmw playing¶ ragga jungle hip hop tunes¶ and on the mobile¶ yeah safe!¶ nice one¶ later
    • 1996 or 1997, Roy Williams, Plays 1: The No Boys Cricket Club / Startstruck / Lift Off[1], Methuen, ISBN 9780413772091, published 2002, page 165:
      Young Mal: Yu can’t. Irie means yer cool, yer safe, everything awright.
    • 2000, Teddy Hayes, Dead by Popular Demand[2], Justin, Charles & Co., ISBN 9781932112238, published 2005, Chapter 14, page 134:
      “If you need more, just ring, yeah?” Punch said.¶ “Safe,” Brian answered.
    • 2002, Danny Braverman, Playing a Part: Drama and Citizenship[3], Trentham Books, ISBN 9781858562424, One Thursday — a short play, page 62:
      They end the call. Fami goes over to Paul. They touch hands.¶ Femi: Yeah, safe man.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Steve Carter, Love, Sex and Tescos Finest Cava, page 169:
      “Yeah, safe mate, wassup?” says one hoodie, who should at least be credited with attempting a more detailed sentence construction.

Definizione italiano>inglese safe

  A contraceptive device consisting of a thin rubber or latex sheath worn over the penis during intercourse.
cassetta di sicurezza

Altri significati:

Traduzione 'veloce'

cassaforte |condom |assicurato |calmo |cassa |cassetta di sicurezza |cauto |certo |prudente |quieto |salvo |sicuro |tranquillo |

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