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fulcrum

ful·crum

fulcrum

 
 
pronunciation:
fUl krm
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: fulcra, fulcrums
definition 1: the point of support on which a lever turns.
definition 2: that which other things are contingent upon or built around; a pivotal point or agent.
Motivation is the fulcrum of any weight loss plan.
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