set (something) at rest

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set (something) at rest

To resolve, satisfy, or conclude something; to pacify, calm, or settle something. We've been arguing over this will for nearly a year now. Can't we just set this all at rest? I hope this explanation will help finally set these questions at rest. News of the EU bailout has set the turbulent markets at rest, at least for the time being.
See also: rest, set