US: /ˈpɪvətəɫ/
UK: /pˈɪvətə‍l/

English Vietnamese dictionary

pivotal /'pivətl/
  • tính từ
    • (thuộc) trụ, (thuộc) ngõng, (thuộc) chốt; làm trụ, làm ngõng, làm chốt
    • (nghĩa bóng) then chốt, mấu chốt, chủ chốt

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
(written) of great importance because other things depend on it: a pivotal role in European affairs + Accountancy, law and economics are pivotal to a successful career in any financial services area.

Thesaurus dictionary

critical, central, focal, crucial, significant, important, essential, vital, pressing, urgent, radical:
The attitude of the judge is pivotal in the jury's decision.