Translation of whereupon in Spanish:

whereupon

con lo cual, conj.

Pronunciation /ˌ(h)wɛrəˈpɑn//wɛːrəˈpɒn/

conjunction

  • 1

    (at which point)
    con lo cual
  • 2archaic

    (on which)
    sobre el cual
    the hill whereupon the citadel was built la colina sobre la cual se construyó la ciudadela
    • Congress modified the law to meet Lincoln's objections, whereupon he signed it.
    • Now, like Cinderella, all they need is a ticket to have a ball, whereupon Linda chances across a mislaid handbag with four tickets inside.
    • I was instructed to vote for two candidates, whereupon I looked at the ballot sheet and found there were only three people standing.
    • These were decorated by children, then glazed and fired, whereupon they were incorporated into a mosaic of community creativity.
    • It lowered its head and the boy spoke to him softly, whereupon it immediately was tamed.
    • They all pay their money and are immediately blindfolded, whereupon they are asked to make polite conversation with the person next to them.
    • England didn't enter the World Cup until 1950, whereupon we were immediately instilled as favourites.
    • He gets out, gives a hefty shove, whereupon the car springs into life and performs a perfect arc across the main road before coming to rest against a tree.
    • Then he attended to another patient and when he returned I assented to the extraction whereupon he gave me a local anaesthetic.
    • When that did not work they wound up the spring in his back with a key and set him loose solo, whereupon he succeeded in looking like a mechanical toy.
    • You follow her through some dark curtains whereupon you are handed a cup of fresh, strong coffee and steered towards a seat in front of a small screen.
    • They were scared off after a passing motorist sounded his horn, whereupon the victim carried on to the doctors and received medical attention.
    • He was beaten until he lay writhing helplessly on the ground, whereupon his captors doused his body with kerosene and set it ablaze.
    • I found some food and fed the wolf, whereupon he vanished into the shadows.
    • Her mother, in solidarity, burst into tears, whereupon we were ushered into a side room, given a cup of tea and money was found to get us back to the hotel.
    • We drove from Los Angeles for three days to reach Portland, whereupon I flew back down here to go to work.
    • Then, his body was put into a barrel filled with cement, whereupon he was dumped into the ocean off Brooklyn.
    • Eventually he began sobbing and praying for a miracle, whereupon a lone figure on a jet ski appeared.
    • Tamino is discovered by servants to the Queen who show him a picture of the princess, whereupon in true opera style he falls instantly in love with her.
    • The driver guns it and launches the behemoth into the air like a flying elephant, whereupon it crashes back down on the wrecked cars.