Definition of cosseted in English:


(also cossetted)

Pronunciation /ˈkäsədəd/ /ˈkɑsədəd/


  • Cared for and protected in an overindulgent way; pampered.

    ‘the cosseted daughter of an upper-class New England family’
    • ‘the cosseted world of the superstar’
    • ‘for cossetted cats living in the UK, life has never been better’
    pamper, indulge, overindulge, mollycoddle, coddle, baby, pet, mother, nanny, nursemaid, pander to, spoon-feed, feather-bed, overparent, spoil