The other is that people actually lose skills (even very basic skills) and many of them fall into the maw of depression.
Privately, they admit they have to provide the data that feed that maw.
Having been caught red-handed with a smoking bong firmly pasted to his maw, the long knives are out for the Olympic hero.
Every time I step onto an airplane, I turn to the right and take a good, hard stare into the maw of the engine.
maw'll have to feed him up with buttermilk and put drops into his coffee.
His eyes gleamed like two lamps and he was spitting fire and flame from his maw.
The kid tried to ketch the attention of maw, but she was sewing, and kept right along, just like he'd been around all day.
This year, for the first time, maw had consented to the aid of a "hired girl."
maw certified that it was—though I thought not quite so eagerly as her husband.
So it is, maw, and if this fellow had only realized it he'd have kept out of trouble.
Old English maga "stomach" (of men and animals; in Modern English only of animals unless insultingly), from Proto-Germanic *magon "bag, stomach" (cf. Old Frisian maga, Old Norse magi, Danish mave, Middle Dutch maghe, Dutch maag, Old High German mago, German Magen "stomach"), from PIE *mak- "leather bag" (cf. Welsh megin "bellows," Lithuanian makas, Old Church Slavonic mošina "bag, pouch"). Meaning "throat, gullet" is from 1520s. Metaphoric of voracity from late 14c.