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verb pivot pronunciation in British English /ˈpɪvət/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theypivot
he/she/itpivots
present participlepivoting
past tensepivoted
past participlepivoted
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to turn or balance on a central point, or to make something do this
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  2. 2
    [intransitive] to turn around quickly on your feet
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