- (Australia) IPA: /wɪθ/, /wɪð/
- (GA, CA) IPA: /wɪθ/, /wɪð/
- (New Zealand) IPA: /wɘð/, /wɘθ/
- (British) IPA: /wɪð/, /wɪθ/
- (Yorkshire) IPA: /wɪi/
- He picked a fight with the class bully.
- 1621, John Smith, The Proceedings of the English Colony in Virginia [https://web.archive.org/web/20060110010005/http://www.wsu.edu:8080/~wldciv/world_civ_reader/world_civ_reader_2/john_smith.html]
- Many hatchets, knives, & pieces of iron, & brass, we see, which they reported to have from the Sasquesahanocks a mighty people, and mortal enemies with the Massawomecks.
- In the company of; alongside, close to; near to.
- He went with his friends.
- In addition to; as an accessory to.
- She owns a motorcycle with a sidecar.
- Used to indicate simultaneous happening, or immediate succession or consequence.
- Jim was listening to Bach with his eyes closed.
- With a heavy sigh, she looked around the empty room.
- With tears in their eyes, they confessed to their friend.
- With their reputation on the line, they decided to fire their PR team.
- 1590, Sir Philip Sidney, The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia,
- With that she told me that though she spake of her father, whom she named Chremes, she would hide no truth from me: […]
- 1697, Virgil, John Dryden (translator), Aeneid, in The Works of Virgil,
- With this he pointed to his face, and show'd
- His hand and all his habit smear'd with blood.
- 1861, Alexander Pope, The Rev. George Gilfillan (editor) The Fourth Pastoral, or Daphne, in [https://web.archive.org/web/20080927161731/http://www.gutenberg.org/dirs/etext05/8pop110.txt The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope],
- See where, on earth, the flowery glories lie,
- With her they flourish'd, and with her they die.
- 1994, Stephen Fry, The Hippopotamus Chapter 2
- With a bolt of fright he remembered that there was no bathroom in the Hobhouse Room. He leapt along the corridor in a panic, stopping by the long-case clock at the end where he flattened himself against the wall.
- In support of. attention en
- We are with you all the way.
- In regard to.
- There are a number of problems with your plan.
- What on Earth is wrong with my keyboard?
- He was pleased with the outcome.
- I'm upset with my father.
- (obsolete) To denote the accomplishment of cause, means, instrument, etc; – sometimes equivalent to by.
- slain with robbers
- 1300s?, Political, Religious and Love Poems, “An A B C Poem on the Passion of Christ”, ed. Frederick James Furnivall, 1866
- Al þus with iewys I am dyth, I seme a wyrm to manus syth.
- c. 1386–1388, Geffray Chaucer [i.e., Geoffrey Chaucer], “The Legende of Good Women: The Prologue”, in [William Thynne], editor, The Workes of Geffray Chaucer Newlye Printed, […], [London]: Printed by [Richard Grafton for] Iohn Reynes […], published 1542, OCLC 932884868 ↗, folio ccxvii, verso ↗, column 2:
- Hypſiphile, betrayed with Jaſoun, / Maketh of your trouth neyther boſte ne ſoun
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- c. 1610–1611, William Shakespeare, “The VVinters Tale”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358 ↗, [Act V, scene ii]:
- He was torn to / pieces with a bear:
- 1669, Nathaniel Morton, New England’s Memorial
- He was sick and lame of the scurvy, so as he could but lie in the cabin-door, and give direction, and, it should seem, was badly assisted either with mate or mariners
- Using as an instrument; by means of.
- cut with a knife
- I water my plants with this watering can. This is the watering can I water my plants with.
- Find what you want instantly with our search engine.
- They dismissed the meeting with a wave of their hand.
- Speak with a confident voice.
- 1430?, “The Love of Jesus” in Hymns to the Virgin and Christ, ed. Frederick James Furnivall, 1867, p.26
- Þirle my soule with þi spere anoon,
- 1619, Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, A King and no King, Act IV
- you have paid me equal, Heavens, / And sent my own rod to correct me with
- 1620, William Bradford. Of Plymouth Plantation [http://narcissus.umd.edu:8080/eada/html/display.jsp?docs=bradford_history.xml&action=show]
- They had cut of his head upon the cudy of his boat had not the man reskued him with a sword,
, The plain-dealer, Prologue
- And keep each other company in spite, / As rivals in your common mistress, fame, / And with faint praises one another damn;
- (obsolete) Using as nourishment; more recently replaced by on.
- c. 1603–1604, William Shakespeare, “Measvre for Measure”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358 ↗, [Act IV, scene iii]:
- I am fain to dine and sup with water and bran.
- Having, owning.
- It was small and bumpy, with a tinge of orange.
- Affected by (a certain emotion or condition).
- Speak with confidence.
- He spoke with sadness in his voice.
- The sailors were infected with malaria.
- Prompted by (a certain emotion).
- c̄ (medicine)
- French: avec, contre
- German: mit, gegen
- Italian: contro
- Portuguese: contra, com
- Russian: с
- Spanish: contra
with (not comparable)
with (plural withs)
- Alternative form of withe