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Hang in there.

Be patient, things will work out. Bob: Everything is in such a mess. I can't seem to get things done right. Jane: Hang in there, Bob. Things will work out. Mary: Sometimes I just don't think I can go on. Sue: Hang in there, Mary. Things will work out.
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COMMON If you tell someone to hang in there or to hang on in there, you encourage them to continue with something even if it is difficult. Hang in there and you never know what you might achieve. My message to all those people stuck in a property they're dying to sell is hang on in there. Things will improve.
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hang in there

in. to keep trying; to persevere. I’ll just hang in there. Maybe things will get better.
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