safe house

noun
|Updated on: 15 Jun 2018

Definition of safe house

: a place where one may engage in secret activities or take refuge

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First Known Use of safe house

1928

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Definition of safe house for English Language Learners

  • : a place where a person hides from the police, stays to be protected by the police, or is involved in secret activities


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