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
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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. It cites the fact that MMR is fast approaching its 20th anniversary as an effective vaccine in this country, notes that the World Health Organisation describes MMR's safety record as exemplary and reminds us it is thanks to MMR that no child has died from acute measles in the UK since 1992.
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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