Associations to the word «Gearbox»

Wiktionary

GEARBOX, noun. That part of a car's transmission containing the train of gears, and to which the gear lever is connected.

Dictionary definition

GEARBOX, noun. The shell (metal casing) in which a train of gears is sealed.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne