Synonyms of axis
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axleAn axle is a rod connecting a pair of wheels on a car or other vehicle.
• The engine, gearbox and black axle needed to be replaced.
pivotA pivot is the pin or the central point on which something balances or turns.
• The pedal had sheared off at the pivot.
spindleA spindle is a rod in a machine, around which another part of the machine turns.
• Magnetic fields pull and push the spindle of the motor.
Thesaurus for axis from the Collins English Thesaurus
a real or imaginary line about which a body, such as an aircraft, can rotate or about which an object, form, composition, or geometrical construction is symmetrical