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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Giving police the power to warn them about a pervert's past or put their mind at rest has been carefully considered and is being gradually introduced.
Each Connect member will receive around 15 minutes of free advice per legal issue ( enough to give them the guidance they need, or simply to put their mind at rest.
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