Definition of cozener in English:


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See cozen

‘Its characters are all louche brutes, cozeners and wheedlers - all save the heroine, Bradshaw.’
  • ‘They are ‘cozeners’ who defraud their victims of money and household goods.’
  • ‘The usurer will go on hanging the cozener as long as we have a society based, in part, on usury.’
  • ‘By now, however, the anonymous cozener may have disposed of it.’
  • ‘He had already confessed himself before witnesses to adultery and was commonly known to be a cozener or defrauder of men.’