He cozied up to Angelina Jolie when she was his first celebrity interview eight years ago.
Plus, Roche added, since running as an outsider in 2010, Ellmers has cozied up to leadership.
1709, colsie, Scottish dialect, perhaps of Scandinavian origin (cf. Norwegian kose seg "be cozy"). In Britain, usually cosy. Related: Cozily; coziness.