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An example use of hinge in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… being at the hinge of the uk and the eu …”
meanings of hinge
A naturally occurring joint resembling such hardware in form or action, as in the shell of a bivalve.
The median of the upper or lower half of a batch, sample, or probability distribution.
A jointed or flexible device that allows the pivoting of a door etc.
One of the four cardinal points, east, west, north, or south.
A stamp hinge, a folded and gummed paper rectangle for affixing postage stamps in an album.
A principle, or a point in time, on which subsequent reasonings or events depend.
To attach by, or equip with a hinge.
To depend on something.
The breaking off of the distal end of a knapped stone flake whose presumed course across the face of the stone core was truncated prematurely, leaving not a feathered distal end but instead the scar of a nearly perpendicular break.