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English definition of “see through sb/sth”

see through sb/sth

phrasal verb with see
 
 
/siː/ verb (present participle seeing, past tense saw, past participle seen)
B2 to understand that someone is trying to deceive you: I saw through him at once.Understanding and comprehending
(Definition of see through sb/sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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