Definition of in good/safe hands
- With her in charge, the office is in good hands.
- You're in safe hands with us.
: of a favorable character or tendency
: bountiful, fertile
: handsome, attractive
: something that is good
: something conforming to the moral order of the universe
: praiseworthy character : goodness
used as an intensive
: free from harm or risk : unhurt
: secure from threat of danger, harm, or loss
: successful at getting to a base in baseball without being put out
: a place or receptacle to keep articles (such as valuables) safe
: the forelimb segment (such as the terminal section of a bird's wing) of a vertebrate higher than the fishes that corresponds to the hand irrespective of its form or functional specialization
: a part serving the function of or resembling a hand: such as
: with the hands rather than by machine
: to touch or manage with the hands
: to lead, guide, or assist with the hand
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