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English verb: revolve around

1. revolve around (stative) center upon

SamplesHer entire attention centered on her children.
Our day revolved around our work.

Synonymscenter, center on, concentrate on, focus on, revolve about

Pattern of useSomething ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)bear on, come to, concern, have-to doe with, pertain, refer, relate, touch, touch on

2. revolve around (motion) move around in a circular motion

SamplesThe Earth revolves around the Sun.

Synonymscircle around, circle round

Pattern of useSomething ----s something

Broader (hypernym)circle

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