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safe house

noun
1.
a dwelling or building whose conventional appearance makes it a safe or inconspicuous place for hiding, taking refuge, or carrying on clandestine activities.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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Examples for safe house
  • Fidel and his group started meeting in our home, using it as a safe house.
  • But it also served as a kind of safe house when, from time to time, he was in the down cycle of bipolar disorder.
  • She can't be seen leaving the safe house, not at this late hour.
British Dictionary definitions for safe house

safe house

noun
1.
a place used secretly by undercover agents, terrorists, etc, as a meeting place or refuge
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