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ʰwɛərˈwɪθ, -ˈwɪð, wɛər-wher·e·with

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  1. wherewithnoun

    Something with which; the means by which.

  2. wherewithadverb

    With which; with what.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wherewithadverb

    with which; -- used relatively

  2. Wherewithadverb

    with what; -- used interrogatively

  3. Wherewithnoun

    the necessary means or instrument

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wherewith in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wherewith in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of wherewith in a Sentence

  1. Washington Irving:

    The great British Library --an immense collection of volumes of all ages and languages, many of which are now forgotten, and most of which are seldom read: one of these sequestered pools of obsolete literature to which modern authors repair, and draw buckets full of classic lore, or pure English, undefiled wherewith to swell their own scanty rills of thought.

  2. Ambrose of Milan:

    Prayer is the wing wherewith the soul flies to heaven, and meditation the eye wherewith we see God.

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    a state of irritation or annoyance
    • A. exacerbate
    • B. huff
    • C. descant
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