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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Hopefully, if the doctor puts his mind at rest, then sex will naturally follow on.
Max becomes jealous of these visions, particularly as they are of a rather romantic nature, but his pregnant wife puts his mind at rest.
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