see sth through Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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see sth through

phrasal verb with see uk   us   /siː/ verb (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
to ​continue doing a ​job or ​activity until it is ​finished, ​especially when it is ​difficult: The ​degree would take me three ​years to ​complete, but I was ​determined to ​see it through.
(Definition of see sth through from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “see sth through”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指艰难地)坚持做完…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指艱難地)堅持做完…
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