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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyrevolve around
he/she/itrevolves around
present participlerevolving around
past tenserevolved around
past participlerevolved around

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  1. 1
    revolve around something to have something as a very important part or purpose

    Sicilian life revolves around good food.

  2. 2
    think the world revolves around you to think that other people and things are not as important as you are
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