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See definition of pivot on Dictionary.com
  • nouncenter point about which something
  • verbrevolve around center point

synonyms for pivot

  • fulcrum
  • axle
  • center
  • heart
  • hinge
  • hub
  • kingpin
  • shaft
  • spindle
  • swivel
  • focal point
  • revolves axis
  • turning point
See also synonyms for: pivoted
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antonyms for pivot

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  • exterior
  • exteriority
  • outside
  • periphery
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How to use pivot in a sentence

Albright co-founded Tenderfoot TV —named before its pivot to audio — with filmmaker Payne Lindsey in 2016.
‘WE HAVE TO GROW THIS RESPONSIBLY’: TENDERFOOT TV CO-FOUNDER DONALD ALBRIGHT ON THE PODCASTING’S BRIGHT (BUT CONSOLIDATED) FUTUREPIERRE BIENAIMÉAUGUST 25, 2020DIGIDAY
Election officials here believe other states can do similar pivots so they can offer voting by mail — noting that all states already have absentee voting in some form.
AS STATES MULL EXPANDING VOTE BY MAIL, THEY’RE TURNING TO OREGON FOR ADVICELEE CLIFFORDAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
Utilising event schema markup, your business can make the pivot towards more online events, whilst standing above the competition in the SERPs through rich results.
AN SEO’S GUIDE TO EVENT SCHEMA MARKUPPAUL MORRISAUGUST 14, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
“We operated from a place of holding students harmless for the abrupt pivot, which led us to credit-no credit grading, which in turn created voluntary learning experiences, leading us to focus on engagement and outreach in the fall,” Lawrence said.
NORTH COUNTY REPORT: SCHOOL REOPENING TENSIONS ARE HIGH IN OCEANSIDEKAYLA JIMENEZJULY 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In my work, along with many others, we find that race, gender, immigrant status, group identity in general is not something on the periphery, but is a pillar, is a pivot to how we understand political economy.
SHOULD AMERICA (AND FIFA) PAY REPARATIONS? (EP. 426)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJULY 16, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Pulling the horse on his haunches, and swinging him round at the same moment as if on a pivot, he made a bound to the left.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
A circular revolving platform rests on the pivot and rollers.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
The bridge is carried on a circular base plate with a central pivot and a circular track for a live ring and conical rollers.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
To this cylinder the door was mortised, their combined weight coming upon the lower pivot.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
Hooker had swung the army up to Fairfax and Centreville, moving on an inner circle, with Washington for a pivot.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
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WORDS RELATED TO PIVOT

  • arbors
  • axles
  • hinges
  • pivots
  • poles
  • shafts
  • spindles
  • stalks
  • stems
  • supports
  • turning points
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serotinaladjective | [si-rot-n-l, ser-uh-tahyn-l ]SEE DEFINITION