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Definition of cozy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (cozier, coziest)
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  1. 1warm, comfortable, and safe, especially because of being small 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 company has a cozy relationship with the Department of Defense. The danger is that things get too cozy.
  4. cozily adverb
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  5. sitting cozily by the fire
  6. coziness noun [uncountable]
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  7. the warmth and coziness of the kitchen
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: cozy