Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HEREUPON

Hereupon I took the liberty to write to my father and mother.

Hereupon, Mr. Godfrey asked if there was aught evil in the book.

Hereupon ensued a process of thought in the mind of the knight.

Hereupon he clapped his hand to the horse's flank and off went nag and rider.

Hereupon the woman grew angry and struck at him with a cudgel.

Hereupon the King my husband, who was already in bed, sent for me.

Hereupon Ctesippus complained that we were talking in secret, and keeping the feast to ourselves.

Her companion, hereupon, had one of his finest inspirations.

Hereupon, Jonas came up to the table to see what was the matter.

Hereupon enters Lear, for some reason covered with wild-flowers.

WORD ORIGIN

late Old English, from here + upon.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HEREUPON

hereafter

adverbfrom now on
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.