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    Definition of upon in English Dictionary

  • Наречие (Adverb)
    1. Being the target of an action.
      1. He was set upon by the agitated dogs
    2. Incidental to a specified point in time or order of action; usually combined with here-, there- or where-.
      1. The clock struck noon, whereupon the students proceeded to lunch.
  • Предлог (Preposition)
    1. Being above and in contact with another.
      1. Place the book upon the table. ‎
    2. Being directly supported by another.
      1. The crew set sail upon the sea. ‎
      2. She balanced upon one foot. ‎
    3. Being followed by another so as to form a series.
      1. hours upon hours, years upon years
    4. At a prescribed point in time.
      1. The contract was rendered void upon his death. ‎
    5. On.
      1. Although the Celebrity was almost impervious to sarcasm, he was now beginning to exhibit visible signs of uneasiness, the consciousness dawning upon him that his eccentricity was not receiving the ovation it merited.
  • Другие примеры
    1. Используется в середине предложения
      • "I made up two of the smouldering fires, the light of which the voorlooper had seen upon the sky". from She and Alan by H. Rider Haggard
      • Let America add Mexico to Texas, and pile Cuba upon Canada; let the English overswarm all India, and hang out their blazing banner from the sun [ …] — Herman Melville, Moby-Dick.
      • In rice lines containing the dominant (susceptibility) allele of the gene, the expression of the nodulin homolog is up regulated upon infection with Xoo .
    2. Используется в начале предложения
      • Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost.
      • Upon the occasion of his first publication he quit his day job, only to find that Grub Street wasn't lined with manors and villas but hovels and slums.
      • Upon arrival at the campsite, they discovered that they had forgotten the tent pegs and had to use rocks and logs to tether the tent instead.
    3. Используется в завершении предложения
      • Because of the professor's venerability his opinion was often asked, but his actual attendance in committee meetings was not insisted upon.
      • Baiting fish is not illegal in this state, but strongly frowned upon.
  • Часть речи Иерархии (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy)
    1. Наречия
      • Несравнимое наречия
      • Предлоги
      Ссылки По Теме:
      1. en upon't
      2. en upon the by
      3. en upon a stound
      4. en upon the tapis
      5. en upon the whole
      Источник: Викисловарь

      Meaning of upon for the defined word.

      Грамматически, это слово "upon" является Наречия, более конкретно, Несравнимое наречия. Это также Предлоги.
      Трудность: Уровень 1
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      Определенность: Уровень 7
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