or co·sy, co·zey, co·zie
- 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
How to use cozy in a sentence
This four-inch topper blends temperature-neutral memory foam and cozy down alternative fiber to add a supportive veneer of luxury to your new firm mattress or worn old mattress.Memory foam mattress toppers that might change your life|PopSci Commerce Team|October 2, 2020|Popular-Science
We gathered some of the best sleep tools—from a super cozy eye mask to a soothing sound machine—that’ll wind you down at night and keep you well-rested.
A cozy, comfortable sock can go a long way when it comes to gift-giving.
Finding out exactly what happens when particles get even cozier is a major goal of high-energy physics.How Mathematical ‘Hocus-Pocus’ Saved Particle Physics|Charlie Wood|September 17, 2020|Quanta Magazine
It is Google, another American company, but one whose leaders are less cozy with Trump.Democracy depends on Washington improving its tech|Adam Lashinsky|September 17, 2020|Fortune
Sitting at a cozy café in the center of Tel Aviv, Kallai looks nothing like the feisty woman he plays on screen.
It might have been used as confirmation that a unique and cozy “special relationship” between the two nations was unassailable.Blood and War: The Hard Truth About ‘Boots on the Ground’|Clive Irving|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The study is a quiet and cozy room in a quiet and cozy house.
How Bill Simmons and company have turned NFL indignation into a cozy little cottage industry.Forget the Wife Beating—Are You Ready for Some Football?|Steve Almond|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By demonstrating a willingness to criticize President Obama, often rebuking him for his cozy relationship with Wall Street.
I took two rooms in the third story, small but very cozy, and with a lovely view of the hills.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
For he himself was beginning to see what a cozy home the car really would make.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
Every day in her cozy sitting-room Mrs. Worthington talked with her little girls, Bessie and Louise.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
The white shades were down, the doors between the rooms closed, they were altogether cozy and comfortable.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
The girl's earliest memories were of the cozy log-cabin upon the banks of the limpid, gurgling creek.A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties|Charles Major