put to rest


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See: lull
References in classic literature ?
Once in a great while, the thoughts that had seemed so vital and so active, yet had been put to rest so quietly, revived again.
Put to rest in Davy Jones's locker this many a day, as likely as not.
American based rapper, Stefflon Don has put to rest the rumors of her split from her partner, Nigerian singer, Damini Ogulu, A.K.A Burna Boy.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 26 (ANI): Actor Sanjay Dutt on Monday put to rest speculations about him entering active politics by stating that he will not be joining any political party.
Duque hopes OWWA funds issue be put to rest !-- -- (Philstar.com) - June 14, 2019 - 3:59pm MANILA, Philippines Health Secretary Francisco Duque III stressed he has never committed any wrongdoing as a government official after his involvement in the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration funds controversy more than a decade ago was revived.
Powell should have put to rest the notion of an "insurance" rate cut down the road, and rates are likely to remain biased higher near term.
Yesterday, Lenolkulal told residents yesterday that the county is open to scrutiny so the case can be put to rest. Lenolkulal urged the EACC to conduct honest investigations and not a witch-hunt.
I would like to put to rest the minds of any readers, I think it will be a minority, who would believe that Macron and Merkel can form a EU army on their own as stated by Alan Piper (Feedback, January 26) they do not have the power to do so and as far as recruitment and national service are concerned, each member state decides for itself.
Balanga Bishop Ruperto Santos is urging the Duterte administration to put to rest any hopes of reviving the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) in Morong town.
Such an assessment would put to rest all questions about the document and its authenticity.
One day the moors will give up its secrets and Keith's family will have him back to put to rest, but there must be no resting place for Brady's evil remains, they must be discarded like the rubbish he was and no sign of him must remain on this earth, no name, no grave, no mark, just nothing.
One day the moors will give up its secrets and Keith's family will have him back to put to rest properly, but there must be no resting place for Brady's evil remains.