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tough sth out

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with tough   /tʌf/ us  
to deal with a difficult period or situation without becoming any less certain or determined in your plans or opinions: It's a difficult situation, but if we can just tough it out, things are bound to get better soon.
Translations of “tough sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 度過(難關),從(困境)中挺過來…
in Chinese (Simplified) 渡过(难关),从(困境)中挺过来…
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