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1. lynchpin

noun. a central cohesive source of support and stability.

Synonyms

  • keystone
  • anchor
  • support
  • backbone
  • linchpin

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate
  • disprove

Etymology

  • lynspin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lynis (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. lynchpin

noun. pin inserted through an axletree to hold a wheel on.

Synonyms

  • pin

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • lynspin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lynis (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with lynchpin


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your boss is the lynchpin of your work experience.

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