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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
      • He hit upon all major concerns during the presentation.
      • The judge in the parable granted the widow's suit merely because she lay upon him, and was troublesome to him.
      • 1611, Bible (KJV): Daniel 2:34 Thou sawest till that a stone was cut out without hands, which smote the image upon his feet [that were] of iron and clay, and brake them to pieces.
    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 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.
      • Upon a hanging ledge of rock unstable, / Th' unsurest spot that may in earth be found, / Showing to all that she is never stable.
    3. Используется в завершении предложения
      • Baiting fish is not illegal in this state, but strongly frowned upon.
      • Because of the professor's venerability his opinion was often asked, but his actual attendance in committee meetings was not insisted 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 whole
      5. en upon the tapis
      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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      Легко     ➨     Трудно
      Определенность: Уровень 7
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      Определенный    ➨     Разносторонний
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