revolve around

phrasal verb

revolved around; revolving around; revolves around
: to move around (something) in a path that is similar to a circle
The planets revolve around the sun.
: to have (someone or something) as a main subject or interest
The discussion revolved around the question of repairing the roads.
His life revolves around playing basketball.
He thinks the world revolves around him.

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“Revolve around.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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