(idiomatic) To reach the end of a very difficultsituation without too much harm or damage.
Bob lost his job, but somehow his family weathered the storm.
Do you think you can weather the storm, or will you just sell your house now?
Weather-the-storm Sentence Examples
This political and material strength enabled the Order to weather the storm by which the Templars were destroyed at the beginning of the 14th century.
The army and the prestige of the imperial tradition were, in fact, the two sheet-anchors that enabled the Habsburg monarchy to weather the storm.
This British-born entrepreneur still owns the Shabby Chic brand and will hopefully weather the storm to someday refurbish the name that has become synonymous with creative restoration, making what was once "shabby" into something "chic".
Will the battery incident sour their relationship or can a couple who met and fell in love on a reality show weather the storm and tie the knot?