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came to grips with

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past tense of come to grips with

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to deal with (something) usually skillfully or efficiently
  • After a few weeks she finally came to grips with her pest problem.

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“Came to grips with.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/came%20to%20grips%20with. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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