continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.);
"He survived the cancer against all odds"
bring into safety;
"We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack"
- The girl was trapped in the overturned boat but the rescuers saved her skin by making a hole in the hull and pulling her through.
- He will pull through his illness soon.
- She helped the doctor to nurse her elderly mother through.
- pull through （使）脱离危险...