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[ with, with ]
/ wɪθ, wɪð /
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Origin of with

First recorded before 900; Middle English, Old English: “opposite, against” (cognate with Old Norse vith ), apparently short variant of Old English wither “against”; cognate with Old Saxon withar, Old High German widar, Old Norse vithr, Gothic withra

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4. See by1.

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH with

width, with

Definition for with (2 of 2)

with-

a combining form of with, having a separative or opposing force: withstand; withdraw.

Origin of with-

Middle English, Old English. See with
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with
/ (wɪð, wɪθ) /

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Word Origin for with

Old English; related to Old Norse vith, Gothic withra, Latin vitricus stepfather, Sanskrit vitarám wider
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