false sense of security

noun phrase

Definition of false sense of security

: a feeling of being safer than one really is The gun gave him a false sense of security.

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“False sense of security.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/false%20sense%20of%20security. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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