put (one's) mind at ease

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put (one's) mind at ease

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 ease—he's going to make a full recovery. That bonus really put my mind at ease about these debts.
See also: ease, mind, put

put/set somebody’s ˈmind at ease/rest

do or say something to somebody which stops them worrying about something: If you’d phoned me it would have put my mind at ease.He was nervous about meeting my parents, so I tried to set his mind at rest.
See also: ease, mind, put, rest, set
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Getting the new car seat has definitely put our minds at ease.
Jennifer Smith, care manager at Harpers Villas, said: "Though we were a little apprehensive about the defibrillator at first the training put our minds at ease.
If this scheme were in place it would help to put our minds at ease.
The baby's father Glenn Cato said, 'The midwife and the lifeboat crew were great, they all seemed to know exactly what to do, and when, and completely put our minds at ease, which meant we were able to enjoy the birth of our baby instead of worrying about the fact that she was being born on a lifeboat.
They were great and knew exactly what to do and completely put our minds at ease.
Thanks a lot, BCS folks, you've really put our minds at ease with this system.
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