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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Verb- To deceive by artful wheedling or tricky dishonesty.

Usage examples (32)
  • Ye have cozened me between ye, with your courtesy.
  • Boys are not so clever, I could have cozened them.
  • With no more information than you cozened out of her?
  • Ages who cozened the wives and girls with beads and ballads. for more
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