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 for To do withal
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Do \Do\, v. i.
     1. To act or behave in any manner; to conduct one's self.
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              They fear not the Lord, neither do they after . . .
              the law and commandment.              -- 2 Kings
                                                    xvii. 34.
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     2. To fare; to be, as regards health; as, they asked him how
        he did; how do you do to-day?
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     3. [Perh. a different word. OE. dugen, dowen, to avail, be of
        use, AS. dugan. See Doughty.] To succeed; to avail; to
        answer the purpose; to serve; as, if no better plan can be
        found, he will make this do.
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              You would do well to prefer a bill against all kings
              and parliaments since the Conquest; and if that
              won't do; challenge the crown.        -- Collier.
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     To do by. See under By.
  
     To do for.
        (a) To answer for; to serve as; to suit.
        (b) To put an end to; to ruin; to baffle completely; as, a
            goblet is done for when it is broken. [Colloq.]
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                  Some folks are happy and easy in mind when their
                  victim is stabbed and done for.   --Thackeray.
  
     To do withal, to help or prevent it. [Obs.] "I could not do
        withal." --Shak.
  
     To do without, to get along without; to dispense with.
  
     To have done, to have made an end or conclusion; to have
        finished; to be quit; to desist.
  
     To have done with, to have completed; to be through with;
        to have no further concern with.
  
     Well to do, in easy circumstances.
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