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wherewithal

where·with·al

wherewithal

pronunciation:
weIr wI thawl [or] hweIr wI thawl [or] weIr wI thawl [or] hweIr wI thawl
part of speech: noun
definition: the necessary means or resources, esp. funds, for some purpose.
Lacking the wherewithal, he had to abandon his project.
similar words:
competence, means, provision, resource