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Definition of see through phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

see through

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

see through somebody

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see through something

 
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(not used in the progressive tenses) to realize the truth about somebody/something We saw through him from the start. I can see through your little game (= I am aware of the trick you are trying to play on me).
(not usually used in the progressive tenses) to not give up doing a task, project, etc. until it is finished She's determined to see the job through.

see somebody through

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see somebody through something

 
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(not used in the progressive tenses) to give help or support to somebody for a particular period of time Her courage and good humour saw her through. I only have $20 to see me through the week.
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