HyperDic: enter_upon

English > 1 sense of the expression enter upon:
VERBpossessionenter upon, come upon, luck intotake possession of
English > enter upon: 1 sense > verb 1, possession
MeaningTake possession of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s something from somebody
Synonymscome upon, luck into
Broaderget, acquireCome into the possession of something concrete or abstract
See alsoenterto come or go into
Spanishadueñarse, encontrarse
Catalanentrar

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