Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a safe manner; without risk; using caution above all else.
  • adv. In a secure manner; without the possibility of injury or harm resulting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a safe manner; danger, injury, loss, or evil consequences.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a safe manner.
  • Without hurt or injury; in safety.
  • In close custody; securely; carefully.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. with safety; in a safe manner

Etymologies

safe +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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