Definitions for safe house

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

safe′ house`(n.)

  1. an inconspicuous place for refuge or clandestine activities.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. safe house(noun)

    a house used as a hiding place or refuge by members of certain organizations


  1. safe house(Noun)

    A secure location, suitable for hiding witnesses, agents or other persons perceived as being in danger.


  1. Safe house

    A safe house is in a generic sense a secret place for sanctuary or suitable to hide persons from the law, hostile actors or actions, or from retribution, threats or perceived danger. It may also be a metaphor.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. safe house

    An innocent-appearing house or premises established by an organization for the purpose of conducting clandestine or covert activity in relative security.


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