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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The NHS does a very good job of putting our minds at ease.
Instead of trying to scare us, scientists should be putting our minds at ease by telling us what is being done.
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