pull through

(phrasal verb) to survive something

Example Sentences:

A: How did you feel after your boyfriend died?
B: I felt very depressed, but my friends supported me a lot. They really helped me pull through.

A: I heard your friend is sick. Do you think he will pull through?
B: Yeah, he only has a cold!

The doctors were relieved when the patient pulled through his serious illness.

Shawn wasn’t worried when his brother had a car accident, because his brother is always pulling through when difficult situations happen.

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