His successors will face the arduous task of fleshing out the content of this “pivot.”
The Tea Party movement is having growing pains as it tries to pivot from protest to political leadership.
This is the perfect time for Romney to pivot back to the economy.
1610s, from French pivot, from Old French pivot "hinge pin, pivot" (12c.), also "penis," of uncertain origin. Figurative sense of "central point" is recorded from 1813.
by 1841, from French pivoter and from pivot (n). Related: Pivoted; pivoting.