Cosy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkoʊzi|  American pronunciation of the word cosy
Brit.  |ˈkəʊzi|  British pronunciation of the word cosy

noun

- a padded cloth covering to keep a teapot warm (syn: cozy)

adjective

- enjoying or affording comforting warmth and shelter especially in a small space (syn: cozy, snug)

Examples

This sweater will keep you cosy.

The room was small but cosy.

The living room was warm and cosy.

He was accused of being too cosy with some clients.

I felt warm, cosy and contented.

the cosy intimacy of the cafe

The log fire radiated a warm cosy glow.

friends having a cosy tête-à-tête

Word forms

adjective
comparative: cosier
superlative: cosiest
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