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Definition of free safety noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

free safety

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌfriː ˈseɪfti//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌfriː ˈseɪfti//
 
American football
 
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(in American football) a defending player who can try to stop any attacking player rather than one particular attacking player See related entries: American football
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: free safety