take/get/keep one's mind off


: stop thinking about
This will help you take/get/keep your mind off your problems.

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Healing Executive Director Brenda Velissaris said having limited connections during the pandemic also eliminates coping mechanisms, like going out to the movies to take one's mind off of their weight. Sammy Gibbons, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 5 Nov. 2020

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“Take/get/keep one's mind off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%2Fget%2Fkeep%20one%27s%20mind%20off. Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

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