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upon 中文

EN[əˈpɒn] [-ɒn]
US
在...之上
Upon sunny waves
Upon sunny waves

    Definition of upon in English Dictionary

  • 副词 (Adverb)
    1. Being the target of an action.
      1. He was set upon by the agitated dogs
    2. Incidental to a specified point in time or order of action; usually combined with here-, there- or where-.
      1. The clock struck noon, whereupon the students proceeded to lunch.
  • 介系词 (Preposition)
    1. Being above and in contact with another.
      1. Place the book upon the table. ‎
    2. Being directly supported by another.
      1. The crew set sail upon the sea. ‎
      2. She balanced upon one foot. ‎
    3. Being followed by another so as to form a series.
      1. hours upon hours, years upon years
    4. At a prescribed point in time.
      1. The contract was rendered void upon his death. ‎
    5. On.
      1. Although the Celebrity was almost impervious to sarcasm, he was now beginning to exhibit visible signs of uneasiness, the consciousness dawning upon him that his eccentricity was not receiving the ovation it merited.
  • 更多范例
    1. 用于句中
      • 1611, Bible (KJV): Daniel 2:34 Thou sawest till that a stone was cut out without hands, which smote the image upon his feet [that were] of iron and clay, and brake them to pieces.
      • He purſued Andrew Houſtoun upon his promiſe, to give him the like Sallary for the next year, and in abſence obtained him to be holden as confeſt and Decerned.
      • Just above the doorway, which opened spang onto the broadway of Datura, a grinning face peered down upon the visitors, its eyes ruby-colored glass.
    2. 用于句首
      • Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost.
      • Upon infection, dogs can develop distinct clinical manifestations of the disease: asymptomatic, oligosymptomatic, or symptomatic stages.
      • Upon arrival at the campsite, they discovered that they had forgotten the tent pegs and had to use rocks and logs to tether the tent instead.
    3. 用于句尾
      • Baiting fish is not illegal in this state, but strongly frowned upon.
      • Because of the professor's venerability his opinion was often asked, but his actual attendance in committee meetings was not insisted upon.
  • 词类阶层 (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy)
    1. 副词
      • 不可比的副词
      • 介系词
      相关连结:
      1. en upon't
      2. en upon the by
      3. en upon a stound
      4. en upon the tapis
      5. en upon the whole
      资料来源: 维基词典

      Meaning of upon for the defined word.

      在语法上,这个单字"upon"是一个副词,更具体地来说,是一个不可比的副词。它同时也是一个介系词
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      明确性: 级别 7
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