safe/secure in the knowledge


: feeling safe or secure because one knows something specified
They went on vacation, safe in the knowledge that the farm would be well cared for while they were away.

Examples of safe/secure in the knowledge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After that, the proud owner of the truck that can be damaged by soap and car washes is free to head out on the road again, safe in the knowledge that their safety is ensured by a single rivet at their feet. Owen Bellwood / Jalopnik, Quartz, 22 Apr. 2024 This attitude has allowed Russia to escalate its war in Ukraine, safe in the knowledge that the rest of Europe will keep its distance. Alex Crowther, Foreign Affairs, 22 Apr. 2024 On the other hand, donors can easily donate from their computer or phone and are secure in the knowledge that most of their money goes directly to support the team. Tyler Shepherd, USA TODAY, 10 Apr. 2024 To wear sylph-like denim now is to look considered and polished, secure in the knowledge that the skinny has indeed grown up–as have you. Alice Newbold, Vogue, 3 Apr. 2024 While renewables are secure in the knowledge that wind will blow and the sun will shine, bioenergy facilities’ reliance on residues leaves it at the mercy of wider headwinds. Wood MacKenzie, Forbes, 28 Feb. 2024 By hiring professional fire watch services, everyone present can focus on creating and sharing memories, secure in the knowledge that a team of experts is safeguarding the location against potential fire risks. Kyle Russell, The Arizona Republic, 23 Feb. 2024 Adlon ends the series with Sam driving off into the darkness to explore her freedom, secure in the knowledge that immortality is inevitable when you're loved. Kristen Baldwin,, 27 June 2022 The pilgrim spirit is one that wanders away from the comfort and safety of home secure in the knowledge that the transformation the pilgrim will undergo over the course of his journey is the destination. Aatish Taseer, New York Times, 9 Nov. 2023

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“Safe/secure in the knowledge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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