live through

phrasal verb

lived through; living through; lives through
: to survive (an experience, a troubling time, etc.) : to endure
If I can live through this, I can live through anything.
US, sometimes disapproving : to enjoy the experiences and achievements of (another person) instead of one's own experiences and achievements
She can't live through her daughter.

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“Live through.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Apr. 2023.

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