Definition of 'see through'
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This helps you see through excuses and get the action you need. The Sun (2011)But you've got to see through that and know that you can turn it around. Times, Sunday Times (2011)At work, you see through flattery and know who really has your interests at heart. The Sun (2007)And with the clarity that comes with time, they saw through it. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was a long and tough fight, which she planned meticulously and saw through to the end. The Sun (2015)Get your thinking cap on, as all your plans need to be seen through to the end. The Sun (2015)The sixth sense that helps you see through people's smiles to their true feelings is switched on. The Sun (2011)A good way to see through the fog of war. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The best thing a government can do to help is to see through necessary improvements to the nation's infrastructure. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What I liked about the first series was that it was about a time seen through advertising. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Although I’m really beginning to see through it a little, too. Anne of Green Gables (1872)Nine tricks and perfectly done - as though he'd seen through the backs of the cards. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
She was also dressed in a see-through nightie. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He told a court he was given the notes in brown envelopes and see-through plastic bags. The Sun (2007)You'd be surprised how forgiving a see-through dress can be. Times, Sunday Times (2015)At an airport all of them have to put their liquids in a see-through bag and take off their shoes and their belts and their watches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'see through'
British English: see-through /ˈsiːˌθruː/ ADJECTIVE
See-through clothes are made of thin cloth, so that you can see a person's body or underwear through them.
...a see-through veil.
- American English: see-through
- Arabic: شَفَّاف
- Brazilian Portuguese: transparente
- Chinese: 透明的
- Croatian: proziran
- Czech: průhledný
- Danish: gennemsigtig
- Dutch: doorzichtig
- European Spanish: transparente
- Finnish: läpinäkyvä
- French: transparent
- German: durchsichtig
- Greek: διαφανής
- Italian: trasparente
- Japanese: 透けて見える
- Korean: 투명한
- Norwegian: gjennomsiktig
- Polish: przezroczysty
- European Portuguese: transparente
- Romanian: transparent
- Russian: прозрачный
- Spanish: transparente
- Swedish: genomskinlig
- Thai: โปร่งใส
- Turkish: transparan
- Ukrainian: прозорий
- Vietnamese: trong suốt
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