Definition of "safe-deposit" [safe-deposit]

  • Safe enough to store valuables securely (adjective)
  • A safe-deposit box (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "safe-deposit" in a sentence
  • "Sitting in a safe-deposit box in a discreet bank in Geneva, Switzerland— along with ten passports with ten other bogus names on them—was his genuine passport, the one imprinted with his real name: Orville Timken."
  • "The man's lawyer told Muller he had a Honus Wagner card in a safe-deposit box."
  • "A start panel of four contestants compete to answer questions which open safe-deposit boxes stuffed with money."