pull through something

pull through something
pull through (something) to experience difficulties and continue to live or succeed.

I didn't think he'd survive, but he somehow pulled through.

Those flowers can pull through a mild winter.

We hope our experience will encourage them to pull through hard times.


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

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  • pull through (something) — pull (someone/something) through (something) to help someone or something through a difficult experience. She said her religious faith pulled her through this illness …   New idioms dictionary

  • pull through something — …   Useful english dictionary

  • pull through — (something) to experience difficulties and continue to live or succeed. I didn t think he d survive, but he somehow pulled through. Those flowers can pull through a mild winter. We hope our experience will encourage them to pull through hard… …   New idioms dictionary

  • pull something through (something) — pull (someone/something) through (something) to help someone or something through a difficult experience. She said her religious faith pulled her through this illness …   New idioms dictionary

  • pull someone through (something) — pull (someone/something) through (something) to help someone or something through a difficult experience. She said her religious faith pulled her through this illness …   New idioms dictionary

  • pull through — verb 1. bring into safety We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack • Syn: ↑save, ↑carry through, ↑bring through • Derivationally related forms: ↑savior (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pull-through — noun cleaning implement consisting of an oily rag attached by a cord to a weight; is pulled through the barrel of a rifle or handgun to clean it • Hypernyms: ↑cleaning implement, ↑cleaning device, ↑cleaning equipment * * * (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun ( s)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pull through — recover, get through something difficult; drag through; tool for cleaning firearms …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pull somebody through something — …   Useful english dictionary

  • pull — [pool] vt. [ME pullen < OE pullian, to pluck, snatch with the fingers: ? akin to MLowG pull, a husk, shell] 1. to exert force or influence on so as to cause to move toward or after the source of the force; drag, tug, draw, attract, etc. 2. a)… …   English World dictionary

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