You might be a cog at a trading desk, compensated with nothing but money.
I thought how each German felt he was a cog in the immense national machine, and had his work systematised.
The Emperor Napoleon has visited some of his hospitals in cog.
For if he were now solving decimals and square root he would be but a cog and not the great wheel itself.
From the upper piece a notch is cut only wide enough to receive the cog.
In short, he is becoming a specialist which makes him a cog in the machine of quantity output.
The young gintlemen are two princes that are travelling in cog.
I hae had better kail in my cog, and ne'er gae them a keytch.
It proved that not only the seams had to be calked but that the cog Thomas was out of fresh water.
At once there was a cog gone from the answering wheel to match.
c.1300, "cog wheel;" late 14c., "tooth on a wheel," probably a borrowing from a Scandinavian language (cf. Norwegian kugg "cog") and cognate with Middle High German kugel "ball."