cosy

[koh-zee]
adjective, cosier, cosiest, noun, plural cosies, verb, cosied, cosying.

Origin:
1700–10

cosily, adverb
cosiness, noun
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cosy or cozy (ˈkəʊzɪ)
 
adj , (US) -sier, -siest, -zier, -ziest
1.  warm and snug
2.  intimate; friendly
3.  convenient, esp for devious purposes: a cosy deal
 
n , -sier, -siest, -zier, -ziest, -sies, -zies
4.  a cover for keeping things warm: egg cosy
 
[C18: from Scots, of unknown origin]
 
cozy or cozy
 
adj
 
n
 
[C18: from Scots, of unknown origin]
 
'cosily or cozy
 
adv
 
'cozily or cozy
 
adv
 
'cosiness or cozy
 
n
 
'coziness or cozy
 
n

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cosy
chiefly British form of cozy (q.v.).
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Example sentences
When an accident happens, it is not enough the be able to watch dials in a cosy
  control room.
The relationship between auditors and their clients is dangerously cosy.
But the reconfiguration of brain-work will also make life far less cosy and
  predictable for the next generation of graduates.
They decide who can join their cosy clubs and expect the rest of the world to
  obey the instructions they hand down.
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