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pivot

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pivot

  1. the central part or aspect of something under consideration <an issue that is the real pivot of the controversy> Synonyms bottom line, bull's-eye, centerpiece, core, essence, gist, heart, kernel, keynote, meat, meat and potatoes, net, nub, nubbin, nucleus, pith, crux, point, root, sumRelated Words course, direction, drift, tenor; body, content, substance; hypothesis, proposition, purport, subject, theme, thesis




pivot

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pivot

  1. to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis <the telescope is mounted on a tripod so you can easily pivot it for viewing in any direction> Synonyms turn, revolve, roll, rotate, spin, swing, swirl, swivel, twirl, twist, wheel, whirlRelated Words screw, unscrew; twiddle; coil, crank, reel, wind; circulate




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