cosset cosset  /ˈkɑ sət/

Definition(s):

  • (v) treat with excessive indulgence

Usage(s):

  1. They subsidize it generously; they cosset it with quotas and tax breaks.
  2. Undoubtedly, Los Angeles policemen in ghetto districts do not go out of their way to cosset Negro suspects.
  3. Lester Bird's policy on drug trafficking and money laundering does not cosset criminals but puts them on the run.
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