Definition of 'safety'
Example sentences containing 'safety'
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Those that could pulled back to the safety of the wood. A Model Victory (2005)This is a genuine danger to patient safety. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is no longer just a food safety issue but possibly an international criminal trade. The Sun (2013)We will exchange our freedom with your safety. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But we now make safety our absolute priority. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But we had not yet reached safety. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The nursery admitted two health and safety charges. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Those held face charges of endangering the safety of an aircraft. The Sun (2007)There were no hints as to what that might mean for consumer health or safety. SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)Safety is something we cannot do without. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This time the principal safety device has been upgraded. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Our study showed just how much impact a home safety scheme can have if implemented correctly. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This huge iceberg had come over our position and sunk the buoy with our safety line. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There were also other ways to improve safety. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There was no safety net across the abyss. Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)The stuntman flies back and his safety wire snaps off. The Sun (2013)The company said there was no danger to public safety. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They care about food safety so are willing to pay more for good produce. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Yet air safety has improved dramatically. The Sun (2014) Concerns over the safety of deposits were raised after the downgrading of Icelandic banks by ratings agencies. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Trends of 'safety'
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Translations for 'safety'
British English: safety /ˈseɪftɪ/ NOUN
Safety is the state of being safe from harm or danger.
We need to improve safety on our roads.
- American English: safety
- Arabic: سَلامَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: segurança
- Chinese: 安全
- Croatian: sigurnost
- Czech: bezpečí
- Danish: sikkerhed
- Dutch: veiligheid
- European Spanish: seguridad peligro
- Finnish: turvallisuus
- French: sécurité
- German: Sicherheit
- Greek: ασφάλεια
- Italian: sicurezza
- Japanese: 安全
- Korean: 안전
- Norwegian: sikkerhet
- Polish: bezpieczeństwo
- European Portuguese: segurança
- Romanian: siguranță
- Russian: безопасность
- Spanish: seguridad
- Swedish: säkerhet
- Thai: ความปลอดภัย
- Turkish: güvenlik
- Ukrainian: безпека
- Vietnamese: sự an toàn
Definition of safety from the Collins English Dictionary
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