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English definition of “live to tell the tale”

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live to tell the tale

to successfully deal with or continue to live despite a difficult situation or experience: We had a horrific journey, but we lived to tell the tale.
Translations of “live to tell the tale”
in Chinese (Traditional) 熬過來,挺過來…
in Chinese (Simplified) 熬过来,挺过来…
(Definition of live to tell the tale from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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