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safe adj. (1 not post-S.; 2 not pre-S.)
1. (mentally or morally) sound or sane Meas. I. i. 71 “the man of discretion,” Cor. II. iii. 226 “on a safer judgement,” Cæs. I. i. 14 “with a safe conscience,” Lr. IV. vi. 82 “The safer sense,” Oth. IV. i. 280 “Are his wits safe?,” Cym. IV. ii. 131 “in all safe reason.”
2. sure, trustworthy Oth. II. iii. 207 “My blood begins my safer guides to rule.”
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