out of harm's way

out of harm's way in a safe place.
Main Entry: harm

English terms dictionary. 2015.

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  • Out of harm's way — Out Out (out), adv. [OE. out, ut, oute, ute, AS. [=u]t, and [=u]te, [=u]tan, fr. [=u]t; akin to D. uit, OS. [=u]t, G. aus, OHG. [=u]z, Icel. [=u]t, Sw. ut, Dan. ud, Goth. ut, Skr. ud. [root]198. Cf. {About}, {But}, prep., {Carouse}, {Utter}, a.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • out of harm's way — out of danger, in a safe place    Jerry parked the car off the road out of harm s way …   English idioms

  • out of harm's way — phrasal : in a safe place : remote from sources of injury a loudspeaker set high out of harm s way Evelyn Waugh * * * out of harm s way In a safe place • • • Main Entry: ↑harm * * * out of harm’s way phrase in a safe place, so that nothing bad… …   Useful english dictionary

  • out of harm's way —    If you put something out of harm s way, you put it in a safe place where it won t be damaged.     I m going to put this glass bowl out of harm s way so that it doesn t get broken …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • out of harm's way — in a safe place, so that nothing bad can happen It is vital to keep the children completely out of harm s way …   English dictionary

  • out of harm's way — out of danger, out of a risky area …   English contemporary dictionary

  • out of harm's way — adverb Out of danger; no longer in a combat situation. Ant: in harms way …   Wiktionary

  • out of harm's way — in a safe place. → harm …   English new terms dictionary

  • keep out of harm's way — index beware Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • in or out of harm's way — idi in or out of a hazardous situation …   From formal English to slang

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