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verb. ['ˈseɪfˌgɑːrd'] make safe.
Rhymes with Safeguard
Sentences with safeguard
Rainbow lorikeets frequently safeguard themselves against these animals by remaining in sizable social groups, deriving security in numbers.
2. Verb, base form
This device is also designed to safeguard against any gas flow if the service valve is not connected.
3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Individual surge protectors safeguard sensitive home electronic devices.
4. Noun, singular or mass
This safeguard allows propane to escape if a tank is filled more than it should be.
Quotes about safeguard
1. Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
2. Power is not a means; it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship. The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power.
- George Orwell, 1984
3. ...Writings can be stolen, or changed, or used for evil purposes. But isn't the risk worth taking? The more people who share knowledge, the greater safeguard for it. Isn't there more danger in ignorance than knowledge?
- Lloyd Alexander, The Arkadians
noun. ['ˈseɪfˌgɑːrd'] a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc..
noun. ['ˈseɪfˌgɑːrd'] a document or escort providing safe passage through a region especially in time of war.