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tough sth out

informal
phrasal verb with tough uk   us   /tʌf/ verb
to ​deal with a ​difficultperiod or ​situation without ​becoming any less ​certain or ​determined in ​yourplans or ​opinions: It's a ​difficultsituation, but if we can just ​tough it out, things are ​bound to get ​bettersoon.
(Definition of tough sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tough sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 渡过(难关),从(困境)中挺过来…
in Chinese (Traditional) 度過(難關),從(困境)中挺過來…
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