put (someone) at ease

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Definition of put (someone) at ease

: to make (someone) feel calm and relaxed Her reassuring words put us at ease.

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“Put (someone) at ease.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20%28someone%29%20at%20ease. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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