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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COZ

"As empty as an English squire, coz," cried the first speaker.

I should not rest quiet in the grave, coz, if I had not another turn at them.

I like the Baldwins best,' says I, ''coz they've got red cheeks jest like yours.'

If you come on my coz, you'll bring her back here, or to the castle, I suppose?

"Say 'au revoir,' but not 'good-bye,' sweet Coz," sang Madge lightly.

That would be against the law, coz; they would indict me sure!

You done git up; I don't 'sturb you, coz I knowed you was tired out.

The very room, coz she was in, Seemed warm from floor to ceilin'.

"'Coz we got scared—awful scared," said Dulcie under her breath.

I don't reckon we will get dar, 'coz I doesn't know de way now.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, familiar abbreviation of cousin.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COZ

cousin

nounfamily relation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.