[ seyf speys ]
/ ˈseɪf ˈspeɪs /
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.
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Origin of safe space
First recorded in 2005–10
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