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Shadows were flickering upon the studio floor.
He believes we were put upon this earth for a purpose.
A police patrol happened upon a robbery in a bank yesterday.
They draw upon their experience to educate and guide new companies.
My whole future depended upon the decision of this one manager.
Barry had joined the army immediately upon leaving school.
Upon his release, Davis went immediately to his mother's.
Christmas is almost upon us again.
I've written to you, year upon year, and never heard from you.
We drove across mile upon mile of wide-open space.
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American English version of definition of upon
a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job
a horn that is blown during some Jewish religious festivals
an expandable stick which you attach to a mobile phone or camera to help you take a selfie …
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Definition of upon from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.