put (one's) mind at rest

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put (one's) mind at rest

To reduce or remove one's worry, anxiety, dread, fear, etc. I know you're anxious to hear how your father is doing after the surgery, so let me put your mind at rest—he's going to make a full recovery. That bonus really put my mind at rest about these debts.
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I hope this information helps put his mind at rest.
To put his mind at rest, it is not compulsory to have a smart meter installed despite what some energy companies are saying.
Elsewhere, Arthur is worried about who will look after him if anything happens to Laurel - and strangely, the news that Nicola is being lined up as his guardian doesn't put his mind at rest.
I can put his mind at rest. Your past record only counts if you are playing well.
Scaggsie, 73, fears she might spill the beans about his exotic private life but I can put his mind at rest. Her autobiography, A Miner's Daughter, won't be a kiss 'n' tell expose.
"If the Prime Minister is worried that building wind farms is unpopular, he can put his mind at rest. Wind energy is one of New Labour's most popular policies."
So he sent an SOS to Scotland - where a team of boffins were able to help put his mind at rest.
Alice travels through time to put his mind at rest.
Further tests put his mind at rest on that, l e av i n g We s t w o o d convinced that he has been carrying an injury all year.
Feeling tense on the day of the premiere, Drama heads to a massage parlour to put his mind at rest and try to relax but it doesn't exactly have the desired effect.
WOLVES keeper Matt Murray today revealed his surprise at being given the nod for Saturday's opening game of the season at Plymouth, but admitted it had put his mind at rest over his injury fears
But yesterday, he saw the funny side after a phone call to the BT accounts office put his mind at rest.
Will her explanation she's really conversing with invisible film star Felix Nash help to put his mind at rest?
"But I can understand him wanting to put his mind at rest about his future.
A quiet word with the latter should put his mind at rest or ring the NHS helpline on 0800 224488.
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