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cuz

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[ kuhz ]
/ kʌz /
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noun Informal.
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Origin of cuz

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By shortening and alteration

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Other definitions for cuz (2 of 2)

cuz2

or 'cuz

[ kuhz ]
/ kʌz /

conjunction Informal.

Origin of cuz

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By shortening and alteration
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British Dictionary definitions for cuz

cuz
/ (kʌz) /

noun informal
NZ a term used by a Māori to refer to or address a family member
Australian a term used by an Aboriginal person to refer to or address a family member

Word Origin for cuz

shortened from cousin
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