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cosset

cos·set

cosset

 
pronunciation:
ka siht
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: cosseted, cosseting, cossets
definition: to treat indulgently or as a pet; pamper.
The parents cosset their youngest child.
similar words:
baby, coddle, mollycoddle, overprotect
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part of speech: noun
definition: a pet lamb or any pet.