live through

live through
live through
To experience at first hand and survive (esp an unpleasant event)
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Main Entry:live

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ˈlive through [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they live through he/she/it lives through present participle living through past tense lived through past participle lived through] phrasal verb
to experience a dangerous or unpleasant situation and still be alive after it

These are people who have lived through two world wars.

Thesaurus: to try to deal with a problem or difficultysynonym
Main entry: live

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survive (an unpleasant experience or period)

both men lived through the Depression

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live through [phrasal verb]
1 live through (something) : to survive (an experience, a troubling time, etc.) :endure

If I can live through this, I can live through anything.

2 live through (someone) US, sometimes disapproving : to enjoy the experiences and achievements of (another person) instead of your own experiences and achievements

She can't live through her daughter.

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Main Entry:live

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