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To be, or to become calm and stop worrying - synonyms or related words



informal to relax and stop being angry or nervous

calm down

to begin to feel more relaxed and less emotional, or to make someone do this



to rest and allow yourself to become calm

wind down

to relax after a period of excitement or worry



to become calm after being upset, nervous, or excited, or to make someone do this

cool down

informal to become, or to cause someone to become, less angry or excited

loosen up

informal to relax, or to become less serious



informal to relax and stop being angry or nervous, or to spend time relaxing

compose yourself

to make yourself calm after being very angry, upset, or nervous

be/feel/look at home

to be/feel/look relaxed and comfortable in a particular place or situation



a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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