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English definition of “go through sth”

go through sth

(EXPERIENCE) phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
B2 to experience a difficult or unpleasant situation : I've been going through a bad patch recently . You'd think his children would be more sympathetic towards him after all he's gone through (= the many bad things he has experienced ).Experiencing and suffering
(Definition of go through sth (EXPERIENCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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