Definition of ease someone's mind in US English:

ease someone's mind


  • Alleviate someone's anxiety.

    • ‘Glancing around the dinner, I noticed that it was fairly empty, which somehow eased my mind.’
    • ‘I hope that some of these wedding vow samples have eased your mind somewhat and maybe even given you a few ideas to use for your own vows.’
    • ‘I went to a church service in the village last night and that eased my mind.’
    • ‘This will help your weight loss by easing your mind and tricking your body's metabolism and avoid plateauing.’
    • ‘‘Well someone had to be on this island to plant the treasure,’ Dara explained, easing his mind.’
    • ‘Listening to a toad croak, concentrating on it, eased his mind.’
    • ‘It was a pleasure meeting you, sir: I hope I have eased your mind about Lord Robert.’
    • ‘The rattling noise began to disappear, and that eased his mind greatly, knowing that he was only a little way away from turning into the next street he needed.’
    • ‘I'm glad you shared this with me, and it has eased my mind to a degree.’
    • ‘Thank you so much for writing, you have eased my mind considerably on the topic of my brother.’
    calm, quieten, pacify, soothe, comfort, bring comfort to, give solace to, solace, console
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