Origin of hinge
OTHER WORDS FROM hingehingeless, adjectivehingelike, adjectivere·hinge, verb (used with object), re·hinged, re·hing·ing.well-hinged, adjective
How to use hinge in a sentence
I choose a beautiful set of strap hinges for my doors, to give my shed a distinctive look.Build your own door and ascend to a higher level of DIY|Courtney Starr|November 20, 2020|Popular-Science
The post Bleacher Report is drafting a commerce strategy that’s growth plan hinges on fan fervor for exclusive merchandise appeared first on Digiday.Bleacher Report is drafting a commerce strategy that’s growth plan hinges on fan fervor for exclusive merchandise|Kayleigh Barber|November 19, 2020|Digiday
Don’t worry, this won’t damage the coating of your lenses or the hinges of your frames.The best ways to stop a mask from fogging up your glasses, ranked|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 18, 2020|Popular-Science
Instead of tying the mask around your wrist or sticking it in your pocket, this chain borrows from the same concept as chains for eyeglasses, using hinge closures around the face mask straps to keep it securely around your neck.Must-have gadgets and accessories for safer winter (and pandemic) travel|Rachel King|November 6, 2020|Fortune
It took the nonprofit a month to put her bedroom door back on the hinges, she said.Domestic violence survivors say they were kicked out by the housing program that promised to help them|Rachel Chason, Katie Mettler|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
The evidence considered by the jury hinged on a 90-second exchange of words, violence, and gunshots.The Three Biggest Unanswered Questions About Ferguson|Jacob Siegel|November 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And this is to say nothing of election strategies that hinged on racial resentment.
The case against them hinged on the testimony of their accomplice Nathaniel Simms.
Once again, the course of history hinged on the outcome of a preemptive strike.
Elimination is your watchword, whether chucking 20th century memorabilia or relationships hinged on reminiscence.
The largest three-hinged-arch bridge constructed is the Viaur viaduct in the south of France (fig. 30).
A more common type is a bridge with two leaves or bascules, one hinged at each abutment.
This small circular opening can also be closed, if necessary, by a wooden-hinged cover made for the purpose.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
The lifeboats were stowed on hinged wood chocks on the boat deck, by groups of three at the forward and four at the after ends.Loss of the Steamship 'Titanic'|British Government
An ordinary postal-card printing frame, D, with a hinged back was used and placed on the shelf A, as shown.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various