Definition of 'safe haven'
Example sentences containing 'safe haven'
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These people see the country as a safe haven for their wealth. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The precious metal continues to shine mainly because it is considered a safe haven. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Investors looking for true safe havens should stay away. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The drugs industry is normally another safe haven in straitened times. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The perception of most people is that mutuals provide a safe haven. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Investors moved out of other perceived safe havens. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Defensive stocks were the main winners as investors sought out safe havens. The Sun (2008)There seem to be no shortage of reasons why investors should be flocking to the safe haven of gold. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Austerity cuts are important to help balance the economy but not at the expense of a safe haven for women. The Sun (2015)He feels that he can offer some payback to a country that has offered him and his family a safe haven. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Join in and hope the boom keeps going or keep your money in the real safe haven of a bank account? Times, Sunday Times (2007)With the prison destroyed, they need to find a new safe haven. The Sun (2014)The flight of hot money from cooling metal is heading for safe havens such as gold and platinum as well as crude oil. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Our own trusty Pound is increasingly seen as a safe haven. The Sun (2011)Amid the volatility, investors sought out perceived safe havens. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Post also wants people who have made a positive choice to enter teaching rather than those who are looking for a temporary safe haven. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When we got to the military safe haven I made another call to say we were out and safe. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's not just about the city being a safe haven, people can live here if things get tricky. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You are going from a safe haven and are going to be dropped off into an area where you don't necessarily know what is going to occur. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is time to end the UK's unenviable reputation as a safe haven for people suspected of unspeakable crimes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. safe haven is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'safe haven'
British English: safe haven NOUN
If part of a country is declared a safe haven, people who need to escape from a dangerous situation such as a war can go there and be protected.
Countries overwhelmed by the human tide of refugees want safe havens set up at once.
Definition of safe haven from the Collins English Dictionary
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