safety net

Primary Meanings of safety net

1.
n
a large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze
2.
n
a guarantee of professional or financial security
Full Definitions of safety net
1

n a large strong net to catch circus acrobats who fall or jump from a trapeze

Type of:
mesh, meshing, meshwork, net, network
an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
2

n a guarantee of professional or financial security

Type of:
guarantee
an unconditional commitment that something will happen or that something is true

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