cope with (someone or something)

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cope with (someone or something)

To endure something, usually something unpleasant or undesirable. We need to increase the budget this year—our teachers have coped with a lack of funds for long enough. I can't cope with all of this uncertainty—I need to hear back from the colleges I applied to!
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cope with someone or something

to endure someone or something; to manage to deal with someone or something. I don't think I can cope with any more trouble. I can't cope with your being late for work anymore.
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Marske are full of confidence, second in the ENL table having won 4-0 at Jarrow Roofing in midweek, and manager Carl Jarrett said: "I was very happy with our attitude and win at Jarrow on Tuesday night, as Jarrow always make things hard for teams, but if I am honest they couldn't cope with us all night.
We were going after them, they were going to have to cope with us, and that's what happened.
Even so, Aber struggled to cope with us, and only created one chance in open play.
The state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) quoted the director of the country's Atomic Energy Institute as saying that Pyongyang is fully ready to cope with US hostile policy with nuclear weapons any time.
If we play with the intensity that we play with in the Premier League then not many teams can cope with us.
A Premier League side had to change the way they were playing in the second half to try to cope with us going forward.
But it was a great team performance and Hearts couldn't cope with us in the final third.
If we play to our top level not many teams can cope with us, so that means we weren't at our top level.
We put on a great performance before the interval and they seemed unable to cope with us," he said.
In the second half we played with a much higher tempo and they struggled to cope with us but they had their lead and defended it well.
We were three-nil up inside 20 minutes and some of our movement and football meant they just could not cope with us.
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But when we upped our tempo in the second half, the penalties were cut out and Luctonians struggled to cope with us.