verb (used with object)
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Origin of cosset
OTHER WORDS FROM cossetun·cos·set·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for cosset
At best, if the stories are true, you sound petulant, cosseted, and bratty.
Needless to say fewer Scottish politicians were educated in such a cosseted environment.
But instead of a witty pop song, we have yet more woe-is-me-feel-my-pain from an overpaid, over-cosseted celebrity.
The truth, which The Royals avoids addressing, is that the royal family is a cosseted, well-funded machine.
So Emmie was duly cosseted by Aunt Jerusha, and given delicious black-currant jelly.The Open Question|Elizabeth Robins
She cosseted herself with no false ideas as to the nature of the work which she proposed to undertake.Miss Mackenzie|Anthony Trollope
And Goodwife Dolly, tell her I'll never forget how she cosseted the wildered lamb.'The Herd Boy and His Hermit|Charlotte M. Yonge
The Marshal, who had never been so cosseted in his life, went off smiling at Lisbeth, though his heart was aching.Cousin Betty|Honore de Balzac
Against her he had nursed and cosseted it; for its sake he had made his home desolate and starved his heart.Double Harness|Anthony Hope