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Correct spelling:
Resting on the top or surface; not under; on; with respect to; near to; denoting situation; denoting assumption, as he took an office upon him; denoting time when, as upon the third day; thrown over the body, as clothes.

What does the acronym Upon stand for?

UPON abbreviation definitions:
–  United Provinces of the Netherlands
–  United Provinces of North


abed, nonactive, Resting.
on top of, on high, superior, up on.
at the time of
beginning with, consequent to, simultaneous.
Examples of usage:
  1. But at last she knew that the thing was upon her. – Riders of the Silences by Max Brand
  2. Because- if you don't mind my saying so- she has really nothing for Time to write upon! – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  3. She turned her back upon them and went away. – Louisiana by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  4. Come, Sir Thomas, you don't mean to be hard upon me at last. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  5. Upon my word, he thought, he might at least have sent me some word. – A Royal Prisoner by Pierre Souvestre Marcel Allain