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without

with·out

without

 
pronunciation:
wIth aUt
parts of speech:
preposition, adverb
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Word Parts
part of speech: preposition
definition 1: having none of or no; lacking.
without moneywithout her concern
antonyms:
with
definition 2: free of.
a person without any worries
definition 3: at, toward, or on the exterior of; outside of.
silence within and without the room
antonyms:
within
 
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in or into an outer place; outside.
antonyms:
within
definition 2: with something (understood or implied) lacking.
We'll have to go without this year.
Word Parts
The word without contains the following part:
with- Old English prefix that means back, away