safety-deposit box

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Origin of safety-deposit box

First recorded in 1925–30

Words Nearby safety-deposit box Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use safety-deposit box in a sentence

  • As was his custom with important papers, Mr. Stower would not trust even a safety deposit box with the custody of his will.

    The Corner House Girls | Grace Brooks Hill
  • The package was found by his executor sealed in a safety deposit box.

    The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine