adjective, co·si·er, co·si·est, noun, plural co·sies, verb, co·sied, co·sy·ing.
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Origin of cosy
OTHER WORDS FROM cosyco·si·ly, adverbco·si·ness, noun
Words nearby cosy
Definition for cosy (2 of 2)
or co·sy, co·zey, co·zie
adjective, co·zi·er, co·zi·est.
noun, plural co·zies.
verb (used with object), co·zied, co·zy·ing.
- to move closer for comfort or affection: Come over to the fire and cozy up a bit.
- to try to become friendly or intimate in order to further one's own ends; attempt to ingratiate oneself: He's always cozying up to the boss.
Origin of cozy
OTHER WORDS FROM cozyco·zi·ly, adverbco·zi·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for cosy
Mun Bun and Margy fell asleep almost at once, it was so warm and cosy in Grandpa's sled.Six Little Bunkers at Grandpa Ford's|Laura Lee Hope
He wondered in a vague way, however, whether Marietta did not have the sweeter temperament—were not really more lovable and cosy.The "Genius"|Theodore Dreiser
There would be a cosy living room and a paneled dining room.The Garden of Eden|Max Brand
I want you to sit down in that cosy chair there, and light your cigar—oh, or your pipe!The Way of Ambition|Robert Hichens
No rest, no cosy fireside nook: still the bitter wind, and the half-frozen slime and slush rising above the ankle.The Toilers of the Field|Richard Jefferies