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whereupon Line breaks: where|upon
Pronunciation: /wɛːrəˈpɒn/

Definition of whereupon in English:

conjunction

Immediately after which: he qualified in February, whereupon he was promoted to Sergeant
More example sentences
  • They all pay their money and are immediately blindfolded, whereupon they are asked to make polite conversation with the person next to them.
  • England didn't enter the World Cup until 1950, whereupon we were immediately instilled as favourites.
  • It lowered its head and the boy spoke to him softly, whereupon it immediately was tamed.

Words that rhyme with whereupon

aide-de-camp, aides-de-camp, anon, Asunción, au courant, begone, Bonn, bon vivant, Caen, Canton, Carcassonne, Ceylon, chaconne, chateaubriand, ci-devant, Colón, colon, Concepción, con (US conn), cretonne, don, Duchamp, Evonne, foregone, fromage blanc, Gabon, Garonne, gone, guenon, hereupon, Inchon, Jean, john, Jon, Le Mans, León, Luzon, Mont Blanc, Narbonne, odds-on, on, outgone, outshone, Perón, phon, piñon, Pinot Blanc, plafond, Ramón, Saigon, Saint-Saëns, Sand, Schwann, scone, shone, side-on, sine qua non, Sorbonne, spot-on, swan, thereon, thereupon, ton, Toulon, undergone, upon, Villon, wan, whereon, won, wonton, yon, Yvonne

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