Search Result for "withal":
1. despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession);
- Example: "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"
- Example: "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"
- Example: "he was a stern yet fair master"
- Example: "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"
[syn: however, nevertheless, withal, still, yet, all the same, even so, nonetheless, notwithstanding]
2. together with this;
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Withal \With*al"\, adv. [With + all.] [1913 Webster] 1. With this; with that. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] He will scarce be pleased withal. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Together with this; likewise; at the same time; in addition; also. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] Fy on possession But if a man be virtuous withal. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] If you choose that, then I am yours withal. --Shak. [1913 Webster] How modest in exception, and withal How terrible in constant resolution. --Shak. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Withal \With*al"\, prep. With; -- put after its object, at the end of sentence or clause in which it stands. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] This diamond he greets your wife withal. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Whatsoever uncleanness it be that a man shall be defiled withal. --Lev. v. 3. [1913 Webster]