noun: Something growing without intention or direction.
- agerasia noun: Not growing old, or looking younger than one's age.
- higgledy-piggledy Definition: (adjective) In utter disorder. Synonyms: hugger-mugger, jumbled, topsy-turvy, disorderly. Usage: My mother ordered me to straighten up my room and get rid of the higgledy-piggledy piles of clothing littering my floor. Discuss
- wherefore Definition: (noun) The cause or intention underlying an action or situation. Synonyms: why. Usage: We know the how, but to catch the killer, we must ascertain the wherefore. Discuss
- cogwheel Definition: (noun) A toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion. Synonyms: gear. Usage: Wheels began to revolve faster and faster, levers and cogwheels to work, chimes to play, figures to pop out, and the hands to advance with regular motion. Discuss