[ th air-uh-pon, -pawn, th air-uh-pon, -pawn ]
/ ˈðɛər əˌpɒn, -ˌpɔn, ˌðɛər əˈpɒn, -ˈpɔn /


immediately following that.
in consequence of that.
upon that or it.
with reference to that.

Origin of thereupon

First recorded in 1125–75, thereupon is from the Middle English word ther uppon. See there, upon Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for thereupon

/ (ˌðɛərəˈpɒn) /


immediately after that; at that pointthereupon, the whole class applauded
formal upon that thing, point, subject, etc
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