in safe hands Definition in British English Dictionary
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in safe hands

C1 being cared for or dealt with by someone skilled: Dr Bailey is doing the operation, so your wife is in safe hands.
Translations of “in safe hands”
in Chinese (Traditional) 受到妥善照管, 由專業人員處理…
in Chinese (Simplified) 受到妥善照管, 由专业人员处理…
(Definition of in safe hands from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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