see out

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see out (third-person singular simple present sees out, present participle seeing out, simple past saw out, past participle seen out)

  1. (transitive, formal) To accompany a guest when he or she leaves.
    Please see our guest out.
  2. (transitive) To continue something until completion; to watch an activity develop to a conclusion.
    I'll never give up. I'm going to see this thing out.
  3. (transitive) To outlive.