Definition of cozy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    (North American English) (British English cosy) adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈkəʊzi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkoʊzi//
    (cozier, coziest, cosier, cosiest)
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  1. 1warm, comfortable and safe, especially because of being small or confined synonym snug a cozy little room a cozy feeling I felt warm and cozy sitting by the fire.
  2. 2friendly and private a cozy chat with a friend
  3. 3(often disapproving) easy and convenient, but not always honest or right The firm has a cozy relationship with the Department of Defense. The danger is that things get too cozy.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cozy