Definitions for safe-conduct

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word safe-conduct

Princeton's WordNet

  1. safe-conduct, safeguard(noun)

    a document or escort providing safe passage through a region especially in time of war


  1. safe-conduct(Noun)

    A document that grants safe passage through enemy territory in times of war.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Safe-conduct(noun)

    that which gives a safe passage

  2. Safe-conduct(noun)

    a convoy or guard to protect a person in an enemy's country or a foreign country

  3. Safe-conduct(noun)

    a writing, pass, or warrant of security, given to a person to enable him to travel with safety

  4. Safe-conduct(verb)

    to conduct safely; to give safe-conduct to

  5. Origin: [Safe + conduct: cf. F. sauf-conduit.]

Images & Illustrations of safe-conduct

Translations for safe-conduct

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for safe-conduct »


Find a translation for the safe-conduct definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these safe-conduct definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"safe-conduct." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 29 Nov. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for safe-conduct? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for safe-conduct:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.