safe space

[ seyf-speys ]

  1. a place that provides a physically and emotionally safe environment for a person or group of people, especially a place where people can freely express themselves without fear of prejudice, negative judgment, etc.: a safe space for single moms to share their experiences.

Origin of safe space

First recorded in 2005–10

Words Nearby safe space Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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