Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Verb: see through  see-throo
  1. Support financially through a period of time
     
  2. Perceive the true nature of
    "We could see through her apparent calm"
     
  3. Remain with until completion
Adjective: see-through  'see,throo
  1. So thin as to transmit light
    "a hat with a see-through veil";
    - diaphanous, filmy, gauzy, gauze-like, gossamer, sheer, transparent, vaporous, vapourous [Brit, non-standard], cobwebby, vapory [US], vapoury [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: seeing through, saw through, sees through, seen through

See also: thin

Type of: complete, comprehend, finish, perceive, support

Encyclopedia: See-through