the money, skill, etc., that is needed to get or do something
- to have the wherewithal for a trip abroad
- He doesn’t have the wherewithal to finish what he started.
- They didn’t have the wherewithal to conduct a successful political campaign.
- A project as big as this requires a lot of financial wherewithal.
- Does Cath have the creative wherewithal to make it as a solo act?
- необходимые средства, необходимые деньги