safe house


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safe house

n.
A house or apartment used as a hiding place or secure refuge, as by an intelligence agency or underground group.

safe house

n
(Military) a place used secretly by undercover agents, terrorists, etc, as a meeting place or refuge

safe′ house`


n.
an inconspicuous place for refuge or clandestine activities.
[1960–65]

safe house

An innocent-appearing house or premises established by an organization for the purpose of conducting clandestine or covert activity in relative security.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safe house - a house used as a hiding place or refuge by members of certain organizations
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
asylum, sanctuary, refuge - a shelter from danger or hardship
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