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English definition of “see sb through sth”

see sb through sth

verb uk phrasal verb with see   /siː/ (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen) us  
to help or support someone during a difficult period in their life: He was a prisoner of war for five years, but his courage saw him through. My brother's lent me £500 to see me through the next few weeks.Helping and co-operating
(Definition of see sb through sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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