What is Safely ?

Safely is (adv) 1. without being hurt The rescue services succeeded in getting all the passengers safely off the burning train. We were shown how to handle explo- sives safely. ‘Drive safely!’ she said as she waved goodbye. 2. without being damaged The cargo was unloaded safely from the sink- ing ship. 3. without making a mistake or hav- ing problems Can we safely say that this is a genuine Picasso? She got safely through the first part of her exams.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level