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Definition of cosset verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    cosset somebody (often disapproving)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they cosset
    he / she / it cossets
    past simple cosseted
    -ing form cosseting
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  1. 1to treat someone with a lot of care and give them a lot of attention, sometimes too much synonym pamper
  2. 2 As a child, she had been spoiled and cosseted.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: cosset