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Search phrase: wherewithal

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Henry VIIIH8 I.iii.59He may, my lord; has wherewithal: in himHe may my Lord, / Ha's wherewithall in him;
Richard IIR2 V.i.55Northumberland, thou ladder wherewithalNorthumberland, thou Ladder wherewithall

Glossary

 4 result(s).
mattermeans, capacity, wherewithal
mean(plural) resources, wherewithal, wealth
wherewithalwhereby, with which
worthmeans, resources, wherewithal

Thesaurus

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wherewithalworth
wherewithalmean
wherewithalmatter

Themes and Topics

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Withal and withal...lish since the 14th century examples of wherewithal are recorded only from the mid-16th cent...
...ereupon forthwith that being done wherewithal (pron ) r2 v i 55 northumberland thou...
... r2 v i 55 northumberland thou ladder wherewithal / the mounting bolingbroke ascends my th...
...ends my throne whereby with which wherewithal (n ) h8 i iii 59 has...
...(n ) h8 i iii 59 has wherewithal what is needed here there and ...
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