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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 with·out /wɪˈðaʊt, ˈθaʊt/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 With·out, conj. Unless; except; -- introducing a clause.
    You will never live to my age without you keep yourselves in breath with exercise, and in heart with joyfulness.   --Sir P. Sidney.
 Note:Now rarely used by good writers or speakers.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 With·out, adv.
 1. On or art the outside; not on the inside; not within; outwardly; externally.
    Without were fightings, within were fears.   --2 Cor. vii. 5.
 2. Outside of the house; out of doors.
    The people came unto the house without.   --Chaucer.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 With·out prep.
 1. On or at the outside of; out of; not within; as, without doors.
 Without the gate
 Some drive the cars, and some the coursers rein.   --Dryden.
 2. Out of the limits of; out of reach of; beyond.
    Eternity, before the world and after, is without our reach.   --T. Burnet.
 3. Not with; otherwise than with; in absence of, separation from, or destitution of; not with use or employment of; independently of; exclusively of; with omission; as, without labor; without damage.
    I wolde it do withouten negligence.   --Chaucer.
    Wise men will do it without a law.   --Bacon.
    Without the separation of the two monarchies, the most advantageous terms . . . must end in our destruction.   --Addison.
    There is no living with thee nor without thee.   --Tatler.
 To do without. See under Do.
 Without day [a translation of L. sine die], without the appointment of a day to appear or assemble again; finally; as, the Fortieth Congress then adjourned without day.
 Without recourse. See under Recourse.