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ride sth out

phrasal verb with ride
 
 
/raɪd/ verb [T] (rode, ridden)
to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed by it: Many small businesses are facing huge rent increases, and not all of them will ride it out. ride the storm/crisis out
Translations of “ride sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 安然渡過(難關), (船)平安渡過(暴風雨)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 安然渡过(难关), (船)平安度过(暴风雨)…
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