work through - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theywork through
he/she/itworks through
present participleworking through
past tenseworked through
past participleworked through
  1. to deal with something such as a problem or a strong feeling by thinking and talking about it

    He needs to work through some of the guilt he’s feeling.

See also main entry: work