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safe

1. adjective protected from hurt, damage, loss etc2. adjective (of thing, activity) not dangerous; providing protection3. adjective reliable4. adjective uninjured, undamaged5. adjective low-risk; inoffensive 6. adjective LAW sound in law7. noun secure container
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1 adjective protected from hurt, damage, loss etcsábháilte adj3  c m uI don't feel safe in this place ní bhraithim sábháilte san áit seoto feel safe with sb bheith ar do chompord le duine, bheith ar do shocracht le duineyour secret is safe with me ní sceithfidh mise do rún, ní baol do do rún miseto keep sb safe from harm duine a choinneáil slán, duine a choinneáil slán ó dhíobháil 2 adjective (of thing, activity) not dangerous; providing protectionsábháilte adj3  c m uto make a bomb safe an dochar a bhaint as buamathis food is safe to eat tá sé sábháilte an bia seo a ithe, tá an bia seo slánwouldn't it be safer for us to stop now? nár chríonna an mhaise dúinn stad anois?, nár shábháilte dúinn stopadh anois?safe beach trá shábháilte, trá gan chontúirt
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3 adjective reliablesábháilte adj3  c m uhe's in safe hands tá duine maith ina cheannshe's a safe pair of hands is duine iontaofa í, thig brath uirthi, is féidir brath uirthi 4 adjective uninjured, undamagedslán adj1  c m u safe and sound slán sábháilte safe home slán abhaile, go dté tú slán, go dtuga Dia slán abhaile thúto get safe into port an cuan a bhaint amach slán sábháilte, dul le cuan slán sábháilte, teacht le port slán sábhailte 5 adjective also pejorative low-risk; inoffensive sábháilte adj3  c m uto play a safe game cluiche faichilleach a imirt, cluiche gan bhaol a imirtit's a safe bet she'll get the job is cinnte go bhfaighidh sí an post, féadfaidh mé a rá go bhfaighidh sí an post to be on the safe side ar eagla na heagla, ar fhaitíos na bhfaitíosa safe topic of conversation ábhar comhrá neamhchonspóideach better to be safe than sorry proverb is fearr glas ná amhras, is fearr slán ná faoi imní 6 adjective LAW sound in lawslán adj1  c m usafe verdict fíorasc slán 7 noun secure containertaisceadán masc1  c m u
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as safe as houses

slán sábháiltechomh sábháilte le bille bainc

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