Meaning of “the wherewithal” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “the wherewithal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wherewithal" in American English

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wherewithalnoun [ U ]

us /ˈhweər·wɪðˌɔl, ˈweər-, -wɪθ-/

the money necessary for a particular purpose:

Most people don’t have the wherewithal to hire the best lawyers.

(Definition of “wherewithal” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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