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English definition of “set/put sb's mind at rest/ease”

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set/put sb's mind at rest/ease

C1 to stop someone from worrying about something: Chris phoned to say they'd arrived safely, so that really put my mind at rest.
Translations of “set/put sb's mind at rest/ease”
in Chinese (Traditional) 讓(某人)放心,使(某人)安心…
in Chinese (Simplified) 让(某人)放心,使(某人)安心…
(Definition of set/put sb's mind at rest/ease from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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