By helping show Gorbachev that he could safely release Eastern Europe, Reagan helped end the Cold War.
But research shows that women under 18 need birth control and use it safely.
But I can safely say that his insisting that girls would choose me over him that they would not.
You can be sure to see a cameo from some of the Bushes, while the more controversial W. will be safely off to the sidelines.
Unless debris knocked off a wellhead, the oil and gas is safely locked inside.
Why master was so careful of her, may be safely left to conjecture.
The Ark of God would bear them safely when all material help failed.
She is at rest about me only when she has me safely tucked up in my little bed.
He boggled slightly as he came to the "adjective," but got over it safely.
If you will take my arm, I will see you safely to the nearest policeman.
c.1300, "unscathed, unhurt, uninjured; free from danger or molestation, in safety, secure; saved spiritually, redeemed, not damned;" from Old French sauf "protected, watched-over; assured of salvation," from Latin salvus "uninjured, in good health, safe," related to salus "good health," saluber "healthful," all from PIE *solwos from root *sol- "whole" (cf. Latin solidus "solid," Sanskrit sarvah "uninjured, intact, whole," Avestan haurva- "uninjured, intact," Old Persian haruva-, Greek holos "whole").
As a quasi-preposition from c.1300, on model of French and Latin cognates. From late 14c. as "rescued, delivered; protected; left alive, unkilled." Meaning "not exposed to danger" (of places) is attested from late 14c.; of actions, etc., "free from risk," first recorded 1580s. Meaning "sure, reliable, not a danger" is from c.1600. Sense of "conservative, cautious" is from 1823. Paired alliteratively with sound (adj.) from late 14c. The noun safe-conduct (late 13c.) is from Old French sauf-conduit (13c.).
"chest for keeping food or valuables," early 15c., save, from Middle French en sauf "in safety," from sauf (see safe (adj.)). Spelling with -f- first recorded 1680s, from influence of safe (adj.).