The power ran through his throat like cogwheels out of gear.
Once caught in the cogwheels of lying, there is no means of stopping.
"To have cogwheels instead of corpuscles must be trying," said Zora flippantly.
Cogwheels can be made to give speed at the decrease of force.
There are many illustrations of this theorem in practical work, as in the case of cogwheels.