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Synonyms of pivot in English:


  • 1 the machine turns on a pivot
    central shaft, fulcrum, axis, axle, swivel, pin, hub, spindle, hinge, pintle, kingpin, gudgeon, trunnion
  • 2 his financial methods became the pivot of government policy
  • verb

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  • 1 a large panel in the side pivots inwards
  • 2 the government's reaction pivoted on the response of the prime minister
    depend, hinge, turn, centre, hang, rely, rest, be contingent;
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