enter on/upon

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of enter on/upon

:to begin to be in or to take part in (something)
  • She will soon be entering on a new career.
  • The country is entering upon a period of prosperity.

Word by Word Definitions

enter play
  1. : to go or come in

  2. : to come or gain admission into a group : join

  3. : to make a beginning

  1. : intestine

upon play
  1. : on

  1. : on the surface : on it

  2. : thereafter, thereon


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