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tide sb over (sth)

phrasal verb with tide uk   us   /taɪd/ verb
to ​help someone to ​work or ​operatenormally through a ​difficultperiod, usually by ​lending them ​money: Can you ​lend me some ​money to ​tide me over till the ​weekend? Have another ​piece of ​cake. It'll ​tide you over till ​supper.
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