Translation of "pivot" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpɪv.ət/ us

a fixed point supporting something that turns or balances


the central or most important person or thing in a situation

eje central
The former guerrilla leader has become the pivot on which the country’s emerging political stability turns/revolves (= it depends on him).
verb uk /ˈpɪv.ət/ us -tt-

to turn or twist

pivotar, girar, depender
She pivots her left foot.
He pivoted on his heels and headed out.
Future deals will pivot on (= depend on) easing commercial conflicts.

(Translation of “pivot” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpivət/

the pin or centre on which anything balances and turns.


(Translation of “pivot” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)