- to converse in a friendly way; chat.
- a friendly talk; a chat.
Origin of coze
1820–30; < French causer to chat, Old French: to reason, expound < Latin causārī to plead a cause, plead as an excuse, derivative of causa cause
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Examples from the Web for coze
"Of coze," murmured Aurora, who had lost her bearings almost at the first word.The Grandissimes
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Word Origin and History for coze
to chat, 1828, of uncertain origin; perhaps from French causer "to talk," from Latin causari "to plead, dispute, discuss a question," from causa (see cause (n.)).
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