Although the Celebrity was almost impervious to sarcasm, he was nowbeginning to exhibit visible signs of uneasiness, the consciousnessdawningupon him that his eccentricity was not receiving the ovation it merited.
Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
During the KoreanConflict, Americansoldiers were deloused with DDTuponenteringbasic training.
The poisonousdamp of night disponge upon me. — Shakespeare.
The surreality of the crash scene dawnedupon him only when he saw a holy figure in the smoke.
Utilisé au début de la phrase
Uponarrival at the campsite, they discovered that they had forgotten the tentpegs and had touserocks and logs to tether the tentinstead.
Uponwhomthoushaltsee the Spiritdescending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost.
Upon reception, the datapackets are deshuffled by the deshuffler.
Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
Baitingfish is not illegal in this state, but stronglyfrownedupon.
Because of the professor's venerability his opinion was oftenasked, but his actualattendance in committeemeetings was not insistedupon.
Meaning of upon for the defined word.
Grammaticalement, ce mot "upon" est un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes incomparable. C'est aussi un préposition.