One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘what's the weather like?’
meteorological conditions, atmospheric conditions, meteorology, climate
temperature, humidity, cloud cover, wind speed, atmospheric pressure
informal met, met report
1‘most member companies weathered the recession’
survive, come through, get through, ride out, live through, pull through, come through unscathed, outlast, outlive
withstand, stand up to, bear up against, stand, endure, rise above, surmount, overcome, resist
informal stick out
‘I feel a bit under the weather—I haven't eaten all day’
ill, unwell, indisposed, ailing, poorly, not well, not very well, not oneself, not in good shape, out of sorts, not up to par, below par, under par, peaky, liverish
sick, queasy, nauseous
not up to snuff, funny, peculiar, crummy, lousy, rough
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