play it safe

Definition of play it safe

  1. :  to be careful and avoid risk or danger I decided to play it safe and leave early so that I would be sure to arrive on time.

Word by Word Definitions

playplay
  1. :  swordplay

    :  game, sport

    :  the conduct, course, or action of a game

  1. :  to engage in sport or recreation :  frolic

    :  to have sexual relations

    :  to move aimlessly about :  trifle

safeplay
  1. :  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

  1. :  a place or receptacle to keep articles (such as valuables) safe

    :  condom


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