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see someone through

Definition of see someone through in English:

Support a person for the duration of a difficult time.
Example sentences
  • There were many times that the collective will-to-win of the supporters would see you through because they don't accept second best down there, and they're not slow to tell you if you are second best.
  • Let us hope that going beyond empty rhetoric, nations are becoming indeed united in the effort to see Iraq through its difficult transition.
  • I'd like to thank all of my supporters and my family who ran a great campaign; I was written off but there was great local support there and that saw me through.
Synonyms
sustain, encourage, buoy up, cheer along, keep going, keep someone's head above water, tide over;
support, give strength to, be a source of strength to, be a tower of strength to, comfort, help (out), assist
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