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Prosecution I have managed to avoid; but I have been arrested, charged in a police court, have refused to be bound over, and thereupon have been unconditionally released - to my great regret; for I have always wanted to know what going to prison was like.
Laurence Housman

Meaning of "thereupon" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF THEREUPON

thereupon  [ˌðɛərəˈpɒn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF THEREUPON

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Thereupon is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES THEREUPON MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of thereupon in the English dictionary

The definition of thereupon in the dictionary is immediately after that; at that point. Other definition of thereupon is upon that thing, point, subject, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH THEREUPON


clip-on
ˈklɪpɒn
coupon
ˈkuːpɒn
crepon
ˈkreɪpɒn
croupon
ˈkruːpɒn
dalapon
ˈdæləˌpɒn
gipon
dʒɪˈpɒn
hereupon
ˌhɪərəˈpɒn
ippon
ˈɪpɒn
jupon
ˈʒuːpɒn
metopon
ˈmɛtəˌpɒn
Nippon
ˈnɪpɒn
pompon
ˈpɒmpɒn
prosopon
prɒˈsəʊpɒn
put-upon
ˈpʊtəpɒn
snap-on
ˈsnæpɒn
tampon
ˈtæmpɒn
upon
əˈpɒn
whereupon
ˌwɛərəˈpɒn
zip-on
ˈzɪpɒn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE THEREUPON

therefor
therefore
therefrom
therein
thereinafter
thereinbefore
thereinto
theremin
thereness
thereof
thereon
Theresa
therethrough
thereto
theretofore
thereunder
thereunto
therewith
therewithal
therewithin

WORDS THAT END LIKE THEREUPON

bioweapon
capon
come upon
crampon
entry coupon
international reply coupon
laser weapon
murder weapon
nuclear weapon
offensive weapon
particle beam weapon
put upon
ration coupon
reply coupon
Ripon
secret weapon
set upon
tarpon
weapon
yaupon

Synonyms and antonyms of thereupon in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «thereupon» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF THEREUPON

Find out the translation of thereupon to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of thereupon from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «thereupon» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

于是
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

acto seguido
570 millions of speakers

English

thereupon
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

इस के बाद
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عندئذ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вслед за этим
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Então
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তত্কারণে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

là-dessus
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sesudah itu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

daraufhin
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

その結果
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

그 위에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ing kono
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trên đó
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதற்குப் பின்னர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

त्यानंतर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bunun üzerine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

a quel punto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Następnie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

услід за цим
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pe marginea lor
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Κατόπιν αυτού,
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

daarop
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

därpå
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

derpå
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of thereupon

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «THEREUPON»

The term «thereupon» is quite widely used and occupies the 46.850 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THEREUPON» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about thereupon

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3 QUOTES WITH «THEREUPON»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word thereupon.
1
Thomas P.M. Barnett
Every U.S. president enters office promising stronger ties with our southern neighbors, only to thereupon largely ignore them.
2
Laurence Housman
Prosecution I have managed to avoid; but I have been arrested, charged in a police court, have refused to be bound over, and thereupon have been unconditionally released - to my great regret; for I have always wanted to know what going to prison was like.
3
Josiah Royce
Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THEREUPON»

Discover the use of thereupon in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to thereupon and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Journals of the House of Commons
And the said Clause was Twice read; and, upon the Question put thereupon, agreed to by the House, to be made Part of the Bill. Another Clause was offered to be added to the Bill, respecting Contracts for purchasing the Land Tax of Crown ...
Great Britain House of Commons, 1797
2
Journals of the House of Commons
St. 18 Apr-.——fignifying what Time he would be attended at St. James's, 13 Nov. 18 Dec. 81. 11 Mar.—acquainting Houfe with his Intention ofdeclaring War againft Spain; Refolution thereupon, 17 Dec. Vide Jdrln:/é.—fignif_ving his Confent to ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons, 1803
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Briefs ...
At which day and place, before the said justices, came the said parties by their said attorneys ; and the sheriff did not return the said writ, nor did he do any thing thereupon. Therefore as before, let a jury thereupon come before the said justices, ...
John VanSchaick Lansing Pruyn, 1834
4
Fort Orange Court Minutes, 1652-1660
They give thereupon a string of sewant. 7. They say, the Dutch must cease their viciousness and not beat them as they have done in the past. They give thereupon one beaver. 8. They request that the smiths, when they have no money, shall ...
New Netherland. Inferior Court of Justice (Beverwyck, N.Y.), Charles T. Gehring, 1990
5
Journals of the House of Lords: 1660/1808
Considcred, and an Address ordered to be presented to His Majesty thereupon, Nemine Dissentiente, 25th February 1803. Visit Address. Respecting Military Preparations in France and Holland, and desiring the Support and Concurrence of ...
Great Britain House of Lords, 1660
6
A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for ...
And that thereupon Ballard should be sent into England to know what friends they could make, and thereupon Ballard took an oath to perform the some; and how that he had in mind to move Bnhington in that behalf before he came, and that ...
Thomas Bayly Howell, Thomas Jones Howell, 1816
7
Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Courts of King's ...
... infra jurisdic'tionem curiae; that a summons issued thereupon against the plaintiff", and nihil was returned thereupon ; then a capias issued directed to the defendant Man., to seize the plaintiff, which was awarded the 27th of January 7 Will.
Great Britain. Court of King's Bench, Robert Raymond Baron Raymond, Sir John Bayley, 1790
8
Cobbett's State Trials
And that thereupon it was resolved by the counsel of Morgan, a most notorious Traitor, that the said Ballard should pass into this realm of England to understand what help might be procured, and to prepare ports to land the enemies, for to ...
Thomas Bayly Howell, Thomas Jones Howell, William Cobbett, 1809
9
Artistry in Native American Myths
Then, when he saw the man coming out, departing, sliding down the hill to the river, and dipping water, thereupon Tekanawita hurriedly climbed onto the house to the place where there was a chimney for the smoke to escape; he lay down on  ...
Karl Kroeber, 1998
10
Uyghur Folk-Lore and Legend
Thereupon his teacher said: "You saw a woman?" "I saw a woman," he said. Thereupon he studied again. While he was studying, some time passed. When some time had passed, his mother died. Again he studied. While he was studying , one ...
John David Halsted, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «THEREUPON»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term thereupon is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Ukraine Tells Depardieu to Get Lost
Depardieu thereupon embarked on a madcap odyssey across the former Soviet Union. In Moscow he rubbed elbows with Putin and assorted Kremlin court ... «Foreign Policy, Jul 15»
2
Who's Behind The Drop In Oil Prices?
... the United States in particular. Thereupon began a tug of war that has largely determined the range of oil pricing variation over the past eight months. oil prices. «ETF Daily News, Jul 15»
3
Watch these pilots pull off an incredibly difficult jet landing in …
"Last Saturday, all flights at Schiphol encountered strong winds and thereupon applied the relevant procedures," a representative told the network. "KLM pilots ... «Business Insider, Jul 15»
4
WATCH: Cardinals' Yadier Molina stuns White Sox with clutch 3-run …
The Cardinals were down 2-0 to the White Sox on Wednesday night to start the eighth inning. Thereupon, Kolten Wong grounded out, Randal Grichuk singled to ... «CBSSports.com, Jul 15»
5
The Great Dance: A Partial Comment on the Zen Koan Baizhang's …
The master thereupon snatched the whisk and raised it. Mazu said, “Is this its function or beyond its function?” The master also hung the whisk back up. «Patheos, Jul 15»
6
Visiting the sick in Eid
Thereupon He would say: 'Did you not know that such and such a slave of Mine was ill but you did not visit him? Did you not realize that if you had visited him ... «Saudi Gazette, Jul 15»
7
Fantasy sports show set for Wynn-Encore
Thereupon, John, presumed by guru to be a “loose-passive” player who tended to “overvalue most of his premium hands,” thought a few seconds, and then ... «GamingTodaySlotsToday, Jul 15»
8
Late-night swimmer's remains found inside dead alligator
"Someone shouted a warning, and he said 'f--- the alligators,' and thereupon jumped into the water and almost immediately yelled for help." A witness who came ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
9
Unwed mothers can become the sole guardian of child without …
She thereupon filed an application under Section 7 of the Guardians and Wards Act, 1890 (the Act) before the Guardian Court for declaring her the sole guardian ... «Live Law, Jul 15»
10
'Blank the Alligators': Man Dies From Alligator Attack in Texas After …
“Someone shouted a warning, and he said 'blank the alligators,' and thereupon jumped into the water and almost immediately yelled for help,” Price told KFDM. «TheBlaze.com, Jul 15»

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