Translation of "get by" - English-Polish dictionary

get by

phrasal verb with get uk us /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)

to be able to live or deal with a situation with difficulty, usually by having just enough of something you need, such as money

przetrwać, dać sobie radę
I don't know how he gets by on so little money.

(Translation of “get by” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)