for safekeeping

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Definition of for safekeeping

: in order to be kept from danger or harm I gave her my jewelry for safekeeping while I was away.

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“For safekeeping.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/for%20safekeeping. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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