What does the word safety mean?

Usage examples for safety

  1. One pictures the scene: The boat is waiting to take him to the shore and safety. – Pebbles on the Shore by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  2. If you want safety, you must have none within fifty miles." – The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope
  3. There cannot be safety in this course. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe