Armstrong's ex-wife, Kristin played a pivotal part in convincing him to stop before his big comeback out of retirement.
After all, Gary Johnson is not some loud-mouthed vanity candidate—he is the former two-term governor of a pivotal swing state.
It's worth reflecting on this week, because it might prove to be a pivotal one.
He was a pivotal figure; the go-to guy for cutting-edge contemporary art.
And Clooney, according to many observers, played a pivotal role.
Her pivotal foot slid; the other stabbed down in a wild effort to restore her balance.
Noon at the ship is the pivotal point of the day's work at sea.
Exercises eleven and twelve in a similar way combine the kneading of the neck and throat with the pivotal action of the head.
They have fixity of purpose, determination, independence, and pivotal stability.
It stands nearly in equilibrium upon a pivotal rock beneath.