cozen definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To mislead through a petty trick or fraudulence; deceive.
    • To convince or cause to-do one thing by cajoling or wheedling.
    • to get by deceit or persuasion.
    • To cheat; to defraud; to beguile; to deceive, usually by little arts, or in a pitiful way.
    • To mislead by way of a petty strategy or fraud; deceive.
    • To convince or cause to accomplish one thing by cajoling or wheedling.
    • to get by deceit or persuasion.
    • To cheat; to defraud; to beguile; to deceive, typically by tiny arts, or in a pitiful method.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to behave deceitfully.
    • To deceive; to cheat; to do something deceitfully.
    • to do something deceitfully.
    • To deceive; to cheat; to act deceitfully.
  • verb:
    • To cheat; to defraud; to beguile; to deceive, frequently by little arts, or in a pitiful way.
    • be untrue to; be dishonest with
    • cheat or trick
    • work with artful deceit
    • To cheat; to defraud; to beguile; to deceive, usually by tiny arts, or perhaps in a pitiful method.
    • be false to; be dishonest with
    • cheat or technique
    • work with artful deceit
  • noun:
    • An obsolete spelling of relative.
    • An obsolete spelling of relative.
  • others:
    • To cheat; defraud.
    • To deceive; beguile; entice.
    • To practise cheating; act dishonestly or deceitfully.
    • To cheat; defraud.
    • To deceive; beguile; entice.
    • To practise cheating; work dishonestly or deceitfully.

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