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ˈðɛər əˌpɒn, -ˌpɔn, ˌðɛər əˈpɒn, -ˈpɔnthere·upon

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  1. thereuponadverb

    upon that/it, following that/it

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Thereuponadverb

    Etymology: there and upon.

    Grace having not in one thing shewed itself, nor for some few days, but in such sort so long continued, our manifold sins striving to the contrary, what can we less thereupon conclude, than that God would at least-wise, by tract of time, teach the world, that the thing which he blesseth cannot but be of him. Richard Hooker, b. iv.

    He hopes to find you forward
    And thereupon he sends you this good news. William Shakespeare.

    Let that one article rank with the rest;
    And thereupon give me your daughter. William Shakespeare, Henry V.

    Though grants of extraordinary liberties made by a king to his subjects do no more diminish his greatness than when one torch lighteth another, yet many times inconveniencies do arise thereupon. John Davies, on Ireland.

    Children are chid for having failed in good manners, and have thereupon reproofs and precepts heaped upon them. John Locke.

    Solon finding the people engaged in two violent factions, of the poor and the rich, and in great confusion thereupon, made due provisions for settling the balance of power. Jonathan Swift.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereuponadverb

    upon that or this; thereon

  2. Thereuponadverb

    on account, or in consequence, of that; therefore

  3. Thereuponadverb

    immediately; at once; without delay

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thereupon in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thereupon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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