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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cozy  \Co"zy\  (k?"z?),  a.  [Compar.  {Cozier}  (-z?-?r);  superl. 
  {Coziest}.]  [Cf.  Scot.  cosie,  cozie,  prob.  from  Gael.  cosach 
  abounding  in  hollows,  or  cosagach  full  of  holes  or  crevices, 
  snug,  sheltered,  from  cos  a  hollow,  a  crevice.] 
  1.  Snug;  comfortable;  easy;  contented.  [Written  also  {cosey} 
  and  {cosy}.] 
 
  2.  [Cf.  F.  causer  to  chat,  talk.]  Chatty;  talkative; 
  sociable;  familiar.  [Eng.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cozy  \Co"zy\,  n.  [See  {Cozy},a.] 
  A  wadded  covering  for  a  teakettle  or  other  vessel  to  keep  the 
  contents  hot. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cozy 
  adj  1:  enjoying  or  affording  comforting  warmth  and  shelter 
  especially  in  a  small  space;  "a  cozy  nook  near  the 
  fire";  "snug  in  bed";  "a  snug  little  apartment"  [syn: 
  {cosy},  {snug}] 
  2:  having  or  fostering  a  warm  or  friendly  atmosphere; 
  especially  through  smallness  and  informality;  "had  a  cozy 
  chat";  "a  relaxed  informal  manner";  "an  intimate  cocktail 
  lounge";  "the  small  room  was  cozy  and  intimate"  [syn:  {intimate}, 
  {informal}] 
  3:  suggesting  connivance;  "a  cozy  arrangement  with  the  police" 
  n  :  a  padded  cloth  covering  to  keep  a  teapot  warm  [syn:  {cosy}, 
  {tea  cosy},  {cosey},  {tea  cosey},  {tea  cozy},  {cozey},  {tea 
  cozey},  {cozie},  {tea  cozie}] 




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