put (one) at (one's) ease

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put (one) at (one's) ease

To calm, comfort, or reassure one; to make one comfortable or relaxed. I'd like to put you all at your ease and assure you that there will be no layoffs, so please do not listen to the rumors going around. The duke was renowned for going to great lengths to put his guests at their ease when they called over for social visits.
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put one at (one's) ease

Fig. to cause someone to relax or feel welcome. She usually tells a little joke to put you at your ease. Please do something to put me at ease.
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put/set somebody at (their) ˈease

make somebody feel relaxed, not shy, etc: Try to put the candidate at ease by being friendly and informal.No matter what situation she was in, somehow she always managed to look completely at her ease.
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Thankfully, Richard immediately puts us at ease, reassuring us that diving is actually As a first-time diver, I have my apprehensions.
The technical staff is giving us weapons to face Ireland and I think it's something that puts us at ease.
But when we come to speak to him about our troubles or achievements, his personal nature -- his smile and warmth -- puts us at ease.
Ajith is such a co-operative star and he puts us at ease with his humble gesture.
Thankfully, our instructor Sean Robinson quickly puts us at ease, reassuring us that diving is actually one of the safest sports (far fewer casualties than snorkelling, in fact), providing you have good equipment, pay full attention to the rulebook, and you never dive alone.
Their work style puts us at ease and their consistent attention to detail and dogged advocacy on our behalf has made each project a success.
Thousands of articles and messages are happening daily and it puts us at ease to know that we'll be notified and shown what deserves our attention, wherever we are.