safe/secure in the knowledge
Definition of 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.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: unwisely free from fear or distrust : overconfident
: easy in mind : confident
: assured in opinion or expectation : having no doubt
: to relieve from exposure to danger : act to make safe against adverse contingencies
: to put beyond hazard of losing or of not receiving : guarantee
: to give pledge of payment to (a creditor) or of (an obligation)
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