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English definition of “ride (out) the storm”

ride (out) the storm

to manage not to be destroyed, harmed, or permanently affected by the difficult situation you experience: The government seems confident that it will ride out the storm.Coping and not copingDealing with things or peopleTolerating and enduringExperiencing and suffering
(Definition of ride (out) the storm from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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