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wherewith

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pronoun where·with \ˈhwer-ˌwith, ˈwer-, -ˌwith\

Definition of wherewith

archaic

  1. :  that with or by which —used with an infinitive <so shall I have wherewith to answer him — Psalms 119:42 (Authorized Version)>



13th Century

First Known Use of wherewith

13th century


2

wherewith

adverb where·with

Definition of wherewith

obsolete

  1. :  with what <wherewith shall it be salted — Matthew 5:13 (Authorized Version)>



13th Century

First Known Use of wherewith

13th century


3

wherewith

conjunction where·with

Definition of wherewith

  1. :  with or by means of which <metal tools wherewith to break ground — Russell Lord>



14th Century

First Known Use of wherewith

14th century


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