Definitions for cossetˈkɒs ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pamper, featherbed, cosset, cocker, baby, coddle, mollycoddle, spoil, indulge(verb)

    treat with excessive indulgence

    "grandparents often pamper the children"; "Let's not mollycoddle our students!"


  1. cosset(Noun)

    a pet; often specifically a pet lamb

  2. cosset(Verb)

    to treat like a pet; to overly indulge

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cosset(noun)

    a lamb reared without the aid of the dam. Hence: A pet, in general

  2. Cosset(verb)

    to treat as a pet; to fondle

  3. Origin: [Cf. AS. cotsetla cottager, G. kossat, kothsasse, fr. kot, koth E. (cot) hut, and cf. also E. cade, a., cot a cade lamb.]

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  • verhätscheln, verwöhnenGerman

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