[ koz-ee ]
/ ˈkɒz i /
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noun Australian Informal.
a bathing suit; bathers.
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Origin of cossie
1915–20; (swimming) cos(tume) + -ie
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How to use cossie in a sentence
Australians have embraced the “great Aussie cossie” and made it a national treasure.
British Dictionary definitions for cossie
/ (ˈkɒzɪ) /
an informal name for a swimming costume
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