Synonyms of pivot


1. pivot, pivot man, marcher, parader

usage: the person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver

2. pivot, pin, axis, axis of rotation

usage: axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns

3. pivot, rotation, rotary motion

usage: the act of turning on (or as if on) a pivot; "the golfer went to the driving range to practice his pivot"


1. pivot, swivel, turn

usage: turn on a pivot

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