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see sth out

phrasal verb with see uk   us   /siː/ verb (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
to wait or last until the end of a difficult event or situation: The besieged town hasn't enough food to see the month out. They saw out the storm in the best shelter they could find.
Translations of “see sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 渡過(難關)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 渡过(难关)…
(Definition of see sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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