To weather a storm (9.3.2019)(Idiom of the Week)

To Weather a Storm:

Meaning:

If you weather a storm, you survive a dangerous event or deal with a difficult situation.

For example:

  • Everyone waited to see if the president could weather the storm caused by his son’s arrest for using illegal drugs.
  • Poor Mandy had to stand there and weather the storm as her boss shouted insults at her for letting him forget something.