Phrasal Verb 'Hinge'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Hinge'.

Hinge on

Meaning: Depend very much or completely

Example: Everything HINGES ON the results of the negotiations; if they go badly, we'll be in real trouble.

Hinge on

Meaning: Be an essential point for the development of a story

Example: The film HINGES ON his not being recognised when he's in disguise.

Hinge upon

Meaning: Depend very much or completely

Example: Everything HINGES UPON the results of the negotiations; if they go badly, we'll be in real trouble.