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Definitions of With

  1. See Withe.
  2. With denotes or expresses some situation or relation of nearness, proximity, association, connection, or the like.
  3. To denote association in respect of situation or environment; hence, among; in the company of.
  4. To denote a connection of friendship, support, alliance, assistance, countenance, etc.; hence, on the side of.
  5. To denote association in thought, as for comparison or contrast.
  6. To denote simultaneous happening, or immediate succession or consequence.
  7. To denote having as a possession or an appendage; as, the firmament with its stars; a bride with a large fortune.
  8. denotes or expresses some situation or relation of nearness, proximity, association, connection, or the like.
  9. To denote a close or direct relation of opposition or hostility; - equivalent to against.
  10. To denote the accomplishment of cause, means, instrument, etc; - sometimes equivalent to by.
  11. Denoting nearness, association, or connection; as, he had been with the firm for years; indicating the instrument of an action; indicating agreement; as he went with my permission; indicating opposition; as, to fight with a german; indicating result; as, left with no money.
  12. A tough, flexible twig, especially of willow, used as a fastening or for binding a fascine, or fagot used for filling ditches, raising batteries, etc.; a band made of twigs twisted together.
  13. Denoting nearness or connection: by: in competition or contrast: on the side of: immediately after: among.
  14. A flexible twig or strip of wood; band of twigs.
  15. Denoting nearness or connection; by; in the company of; by means of; among.
  16. In the company of; in the case of; in the same direction or sense as.
  17. By the use of; by; because of.
  18. Attended, accompanied, or followed by; having.
  19. From; as, to part with.
  20. Against; as, withstand.
  21. By, noting cause, instrument, or means; on the side of, noting friendship or favour; in opposition to; in competition or contest; noting comparison; in company; in the society of; in connexion; in mutual dealing; noting confidence; in partnership; noting connexion; immediately after; among; upon; in consent, noting parity of state. With and by are closely allied; but in general, with denotes the instrument, and by the cause; as, he slew him with his sword, he died by poison.
  22. A withe.
  23. An English prefix, signifying back to one's self, against, privation, or separation.
  24. A willow twig; a band consisting of a twisted twig.
  25. In the company of; in the society of; in partnership; denoting connection, by denoting cause, instrument, or means; on the side of; in opposition to; immediately after.
  26. With as a prefix, except in the word withal, signifies opposition, privation, departure; from or against.
  27. A willow twig; a band consisting of twigs twisted together.

Usage examples for With

  1. " Very well," I said; " but I go with you. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. " No, come in with me. – Do and Dare A Brave Boy's Fight for Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  3. George did not come with me. – The Mynns' Mystery by George Manville Fenn
  4. Not if you will take me with you. – Washington Square by Henry James
  5. Do come with me." – Probable Sons by Amy LeFeuvre
  6. We must know what to do with him. – The Project Gutenberg Plays of John Galsworthy, Complete by John Galsworthy
  7. And you will come with me." – Charlotte's Inheritance by M. E. Braddon
  8. So he did with me! – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  9. Matilda has nothing to do with it. – Trading by Susan Warner
  10. " Don't you see I've got no right to be with you? – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  11. " We will go with you," he said. – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  12. Now you have no more money to play with, you can come and play with us, cousin! – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  13. Have you it with you? – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  14. Yes; what were you in with? – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  15. How far did you go with them? – A Romance in Transit by Francis Lynde
  16. " I'll come with you," said Daddy Bunker. – Six Little Bunkers at Uncle Fred's by Laura Lee Hope
  17. I will ask Mr. Wadreds to go with you. – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  18. I must speak with you. – A Trooper Galahad by Charles King
  19. " What have you to do with that? – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  20. But Delia would not go with her. – Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
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