revolve around

phrasal verb
revolved around; revolving around; revolves around

Definition of revolve around

1 : to move around (something) in a path that is similar to a circle The planets revolve around the sun.
2 : 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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/revolve%20around. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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