get along without

get along without (someone or something)

to manage without someone or something; to do without someone or something. I don't think I can get along without my secretary. My secretary just quit, and I don't think I will be able to get along without.
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Their attitude is, they've gotten along without them for 70 years; they can get along without them for a few more.