Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The man at the flank of a line of soldiers, on whom, as a pivot, the rest of the line wheels.

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Examples

  • The pivot-man of the wheel _honly_ marks time, Muster

    Stalky & Co.

  • I see him "attacking" another LTE by announcing his allegiance to a rightwinged circlejerk which has made Rush Limbaugh their pivot-man.

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