Skip to Content

EnglishClub
Home Learn English Teach English MyEnglishClub Home Learn English Teach English MyEnglishClub

come through

Meaning: to survive a difficult or dangerous situation or time

Synonym: survive

For example:

  • come through sth My grandparents came through some really tough times, including two World Wars and the Great Depression.

  • come through sth It was a terrible time, but we managed to come through it OK.

Quick Quiz:

I don't know how Jenny managed to come through
  1. her English lesson
  2. her kidnapping
  3. her birthday party

This entry is in the following categories:

Privacy & Terms | Contact | Report error
© 1997-2014 EnglishClub