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Late in the day, on Tuesday the twenty-sixth, Cosset and his band made their appearance.
Her task should be this,—to feed and cosset him if possible into good humour before her guest should arrive.
ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
That colt went off as ferce as a wild-cat, and come back as quiet as a cosset lamb.
A MORTAL ANTIPATHYOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.
And you will cosset him in them—to save his hoggish dignity487 and buttress up his heavy pride.
Aunt Hetty's blanket had been made from the wool of an especial cosset lamb that had lost its mother and been brought up by hand.
A LITTLE GIRL OF LONG AGOAMANDA MILLIE DOUGLAS
I will cosset her up a little when I get to the country, and make a fuss over her.
So you may, and I will feed you as if you were my cosset lamb.
Dat ar boy trains roun arter his mudder like a cosset, he does.
THE MINISTER'S WOOINGHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
Let the new bourgeois tyrants cuddle and cosset the serpent that shall bite them, as did the salon ladies of the old regime.
SUSPENDED JUDGMENTSJOHN COWPER POWYS
The last time I was over there the cosset lamb came into the kitchen to ask for milk.
A NORTHERN COUNTRYSIDEROSALIND RICHARDS

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