hinge on

idiom

Definition of hinge on

: to be determined or decided by (something) : to depend on (something) The outcome of the election hinges on how the candidates perform in the debate.

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“Hinge on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hinge%20on. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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