What is another word for

safety

safety as in the state of being certain that adverse effects will not be caused by some agent under defined conditions
  • "insure the safety of the children"
  • "the reciprocal of safety is risk"
safety as in a safe place
  • "He ran to safety"

Synonyms

  • refugea safe place; something or someone turned to for assistance or security; a shelter from danger or hardship ; act of turning to for assistance
safety as in a device designed to prevent injury or accidents

    Synonyms

    • guardto keep watch over; watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect against a challenge or attack; take precautions in order to avoid some unwanted consequence; a person who keeps watch over something or someone ; the person who plays that position on a football team; a device designed to prevent injury or accidents ; a posture of defence in boxing or fencing; the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team ; a military unit serving to protect some place or person ; a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.; the duty of serving as a sentry; (American football) a position on the line of scrimmage; a position on a basketball team
    • safety devicea device designed to prevent injury or accidents
    safety as in (baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely

      Synonyms

      • base hit(baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely
      safety as in contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse

        Synonyms

        • condomcontraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
        • rubberreturned for lack of funds; coat or impregnate with rubber; an elastic material obtained from the latex sap of trees (especially trees of the genera Hevea and Ficus) that can be vulcanized and finished into a variety of products ; any of various synthetic elastic materials whose properties resemble natural rubber ; a contest consisting of a series of successive matches between the same sides; an eraser made of rubber (or of a synthetic material with properties similar to rubber); contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse ; a waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow
        • safefree from danger or the risk of harm; (of an undertaking) secure from risk ; having reached a base without being put out; financially safe; strongbox where valuables can be safely kept ; a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests ; contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
        • prophylacticcapable of preventing conception or impregnation; warding off; preventing or contributing to the prevention of disease; remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease; contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
        safety as in a score in American football
        • "a player is tackled behind his own goal line"