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[th air-with, -with ] /ˌðɛərˈwɪθ, -ˈwɪð/
with that.
in addition to that.
following upon that; thereupon.
Origin of therewith
before 900; Middle English ther(e)with, Old English thǣrwith. See there, with Unabridged
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  • therewith the king and all espied where came riding down the river a lady on a white palfrey toward them.

  • And therewith he plunged into a maze of calculation that lasted for nearly an hour.

    Elkan Lubliner, American Montague Glass
  • The heart knoweth its own sorrows, and a stranger intermeddleth not therewith.

  • I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content.

    Familiar Quotations John Bartlett
  • therewith he dashed the mace against a pillar; and as the steel rebounded, the pillar trembled.

  • And therewith Trampy went back into his room and slammed the door in her face.

    The Bill-Toppers Andre Castaigne
  • And therewith he swore upon the Rood, and then came round the table, and knelt before Birdalone, and kissed her hands.

  • therewith he went on his way, leaving her to look after him with tears in her eyes.

    Grey Town Gerald Baldwin
  • therewith the matter ended, / and none the fight dared start, Whereat the Lady Kriemhild / full heavy was of heart.

  • And therewith he woke up crying out, and drew forth his sword.

    Child Christopher William Morris
British Dictionary definitions for therewith


/ˌðɛəˈwɪθ; -ˈwɪð/
(formal) with or in addition to that
a less common word for thereupon (sense 1)
(archaic) by means of or on account of that
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for therewith

Old English þær wiþ; see there + with.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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