3. POWER IN OPERATION
[Nouns] agency, operation, force,
working, strain, function, office, maintenance, exercise, work, swing, play;
interworking, interaction; procurement.
causation [more]; instrumentality [more]; influence [more];
action (voluntary) [more]; modus operandi [more].
quickening power, maintaining power, sustaining power; home stroke.
[Verbs] be in action; operate, work; act,
act upon; perform, play, support, sustain, strain, maintain, take effect,
come play, come bring into operation; have play, have free play; bring to
[Adjectives] operative, efficient,
efficacious, practical, effectual.
at work, on foot; acting (doing) [more]; in
operation, in force, in action, in play, in exercise; acted upon, wrought upon.
[Adverbs] by the agency of; through
(instrumentality) [more]; by means of [more].
[Phrases] "I myself must mix with
action lest I wither by despair" [Tennyson].