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be there for sb

to be ​available to ​providehelp and ​support for someone: We haven't always been ​close, but she was there for me when I ​needed her. Best ​friends are always there for each other in ​times of ​trouble.
(Definition of be there for sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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