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    "The car is safe"

    Is it okay that I want to say the car is reliable by saying " the car is safe" ? Thanks!

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    Re: "The car is safe"

    No. 'Safe' and 'reliable' have different meanings.

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    Re: "The car is safe"

    An inoperable car can be safe because it poses no danger but cannot be reliable because it doesn't work.

    Not a teacher.

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