Simple Definition of thereupon
: immediately after that
: on the thing that has been mentioned
Full Definition of thereupon
1 : on that matter
2 : therefore
3 : immediately after that
Examples of thereupon
The committee reviewed the documents and thereupon decided to accept the proposal.
The jurors discussed the evidence and made their decision thereupon.
First Known Use of thereupon
Rhymes with thereupon
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Definition of thereupon
1 : on that thing <They found the tree and thereupon the tree house.>
2 : for that reason <I apologized and thereupon we made up.>
3 : immediately after that : at once <They ate and thereupon left.>
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