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verb American English pronunciation: hinge /hɪndʒ/ 
Word Forms
present tense
present participlehinging
past tensehinged
past participlehinged

phrasal verb

hinge on

or hinge upon

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyhinge on
he/she/ithinges on
present participlehinging on
past tensehinged on
past participlehinged on
hinge on/upon something to depend on something

A lot hinges on the result of tomorrow's match.


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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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