Synonyms for safekeeping

Grammar : Noun
Spell : seyf-kee-ping
Phonetic Transcription : ˈseɪfˈki pɪŋ

Top 10 synonyms for safekeeping Other synonyms for the word safekeeping

Définition of safekeeping

  • noun protection
Example sentences :
  • These he put for safekeeping in the hands of one of the Spaniards with whom he lived.
  • Extract from : « The Autobiography of St. Ignatius » by Saint Ignatius Loyola
  • They will not need to build a new wing to the jail for his safekeeping.
  • Extract from : « The Battle with the Slum » by Jacob A. Riis.
  • They made their way to the cellar, a precaution as to the safekeeping of the prisoners.
  • Extract from : « Ted Marsh on an Important Mission » by Elmer Sherwood
  • Here it was placed for safekeeping with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • Extract from : « The Fairfax County Courthouse » by Ross D. Netherton
  • Juno had left these apples with the Hesperides for safekeeping.
  • Extract from : « A History of Art for Beginners and Students » by Clara Erskine Clement
  • So they thought he might have sent the new will to you for safekeeping.
  • Extract from : « A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays » by Willa Cather
  • The dinner-pails had been given for safekeeping into the hands of the teacher.
  • Extract from : « Bright Ideas for Entertaining » by Mrs. Herbert B. Linscott
  • I scarcely know; odds and ends put there for safekeeping, I suppose.
  • Extract from : « Life in Dixie during the War » by Mary A. H. Gay
  • One leaves a mark with you for safekeeping and pays you a penny the year to guard it.
  • Extract from : « The Syndic » by C.M. Kornbluth
  • I got that word from Professor Green, which I put down in my notebook for safekeeping.
  • Extract from : « Tripping with the Tucker Twins » by Nell Speed

Antonyms for safekeeping

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