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

 

show through

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs

show through

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show through something

 
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to be able to be seen behind or under something else The writing on the other side of the page shows through. (figurative) When he spoke, his bitterness showed through. Veins showed through her pale skin.
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