Word of the Day – May 4 – Cozen

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Cozen  (KUZ-un)

Definition:

1. To deceive, win over, or induce to do something by artful coaxing and wheedling or shrewd trickery.

2. To gain by artful coaxing or tricky deception.

Sample sentence: The young man used his charm to cozen elderly victims into pouring their savings into his investment scheme.

 

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