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Meaning of "cozenage" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COZENAGE

cozenage  [ˈkʌz ənɪdʒ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COZENAGE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cozenage is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES COZENAGE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of cozenage in the English dictionary

The definition of cozenage in the dictionary is cheating.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COZENAGE


alienage
ˈeɪljənɪdʒ
apanage
ˈæpənɪdʒ
appanage
ˈæpənɪdʒ
baronage
ˈbærənɪdʒ
cartonage
ˈkɑːt ənɪdʒ
commonage
ˈkɒmənɪdʒ
cousinage
ˈkʌz ənɪdʒ
gallonage
ˈɡælənɪdʒ
orphanage
ˈɔːfənɪdʒ
parsonage
ˈpɑːsənɪdʒ
patronage
ˈpætrənɪdʒ
peonage
ˈpiːənɪdʒ
personage
ˈpɜːsənɪdʒ
siphonage
ˈsaɪfənɪdʒ
Stevenage
ˈstiːvənɪdʒ
vicinage
ˈvɪsənɪdʒ
villanage
ˈvɪlənɪdʒ
villeinage
ˈvɪlənɪdʒ
villenage
ˈvɪlənɪdʒ
wagonage
ˈwæɡənɪdʒ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COZENAGE

coyishly
coyishness
coyly
coyness
coyote
coyotillo
Coypel
coypu
coz
coze
cozen
cozener
cozey
cozied
cozier
cozies
coziest
cozily
cozy
cozzie

WORDS THAT END LIKE COZENAGE

amenage
badinage
careenage
carnage
coinage
cranage
drainage
empennage
engrenage
espionage
industrial espionage
libertinage
manage
micromanage
signage
tannage
teenage
tonnage
vellenage
voisinage

Synonyms and antonyms of cozenage in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cozenage» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF COZENAGE

Find out the translation of cozenage to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cozenage from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cozenage» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

cozenage
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cozenage
570 millions of speakers

English

cozenage
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

cozenage
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

cozenage
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

cozenage
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cozenage
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

প্রতারণা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cozenage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cozenage
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

cozenage
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

cozenage
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

cozenage
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cozenage
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự lường gạt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

cozenage
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोलेजन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cozenage
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cozenage
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cozenage
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

cozenage
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cozenage
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

cozenage
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

cozenage
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cozenage
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cozenage
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cozenage

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COZENAGE»

The term «cozenage» is normally little used and occupies the 141.091 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COZENAGE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «cozenage» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «cozenage» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cozenage

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COZENAGE»

Discover the use of cozenage in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cozenage and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cozenage: Beware the Scam
Beware the Scam Mike Marsh. So Stanley told them about burying the money behind the toilets in the rest area and about why he and Roscoe left the way they did so that no one could crack if they got pressed by some foundation or agency ...
Mike Marsh, 2002
2
Representing the Professions: Administration, Law, and ...
Admire me, all you students at Inns of Cozenage" (2.3.439-42). Quomodo's mention of the Inns of Cozenage, a joking reference to the Inns of Court, links legal practice with cozenage and transforms them into the Inns of Cozenage, of which he ...
Edward Gieskes, 2006
3
Prose of the English Renaissance
ROBERT GREENE The Introduction and Notes are at page 83 1 From A Notable Discouery of Coosenage, 1 59 1 A Notable Discovery of Cozenage To The Young Gentlemen, Merchants, Apprentices, Farmers, and plain Countrymen Health ...
J. William Hebel, 1952
4
The Elizabethan Underworld: A Collection of Tudor and Early ...
A NOTABLE DISCOVERY OF COZENAGE BY ROBERT GREENE To the young gentlemen, merchants, apprentices, farmers, and plain countrymen, health. DIOGENES, Gentlemen, from a counterfeit coiner of money, became a current ...
A. V. Judges, 2002
5
Rogues, Vagabonds, & Sturdy Beggars: A New Gallery of Tudor ...
A New Gallery of Tudor and Early Stuart Rogue Literature Exposing the Lives, Times, and Cozening Tricks of the Elizabethan Underworld Arthur F. Kinney. ROBERTS GREENE A * NOTABLE * DISCOVERY OF* COZENAGE * 1591 ROBERT ...
Arthur F. Kinney, 1973
6
Shakespeare's Tribe: Church, Nation, and Theater in ...
Poetry. as. Cozenage. Erasmus's depiction of Paul as a cunning trickster, a vafer, suggests that his own notion of accommodationism has a literary as well as scriptural basis. To Renaissance readers trained in the classics, the term vafer would ...
Jeffrey Knapp, 2004
7
Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer: Containing ...
iL / Uste of , gentleman, on , at , by fraud, shift, cozenage, X'n^a?TM^ circumvention, deceit, unlawful device, and ill practice in playing at and with cards. t« trir. at a certain game of cards, called [rouge et noir], with one A. B. unlawfully did win, ...
Richard Burn, Thomas Chitty, 1845
8
A Dictionary of the Language of Shakspeare
Cozenage. Fraud; cheating. Out, alas, sir ! cozenage, mere cozenage ! Merry Wives of Windsor, iv. 5. Cozener. A sharper ; a cheat; a swindler; a thief. Run away with by the cozeners. Merry Wives of Windsor, iv. 5. The usurer hangs the cozener ...
Swynfen Jervis, Alexander Dyce, 1868
9
England as Seen by Foreigners in the Days of Elizabeth and ...
of expense ;—' cozenage! mere cozenage,' as Master Bardolph says. The scene is, in all probability, an exaggerated satire on the visit of the Duke to Windsor ; an allusion that would have been well understood by the Court within a year or two ...
William Brenchley Rye, 1865
10
Prologues, Epilogues, Curtain-raisers, and Afterpieces: The ...
But cozenage is a distinct species of cheat, as the word's etymology suggests. Entering the language in 1561, "cozen"- is related to its homophone, "cousin," and may in fact derive from the practice, described by Randle Cotgrave in 1611, ...
Daniel James Ennis, Judith Bailey Slagle, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «COZENAGE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cozenage is used in the context of the following news items.
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Post5 Theatre brings Shakespeare's 'The Comedy of Errors' to …
... less dangerous modern day equivalent to Shakespeare's Ephesus, a town "full of cozenage," "dark-working sorcerers," "soul-killing witches," ... «OregonLive.com, Jun 15»
2
The Art of IT
Well, apart from continuous improvement, McDonald is also trying to get his foot into film-making. He completed his first film Cozenage last year ... «Jamaica Gleaner, Mar 15»
3
Reporters Explain Why Balance Isn't Needed On Global Warming
But Gillis neglected to explain that studies from two different organizations have uncovered in this federally-funded research cozenage and ... «The Federalist, Mar 15»
4
Mphoko and the tragedy of ego politics
... like many of our African liberation war leaders, Mphoko is a dented and tainted product of a history of war, defeats, treacheries and cozenage ... «New Zimbabwe.com, Feb 15»
5
The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare's Globe)
"They say this town is full of cozenage/ As nimble jugglers that deceive the eye," says Antipholus of Syracuse marvelling at the place's ... «WhatsOnStage.com, Sep 14»
6
35 ex-workers sue Farmers' Cabinet owners
... that was caught on camera, and the alteration of a bar's liquor license's expiration date - a bit of cozenage sniffed out by state police. On July ... «Philly.com, Aug 14»
7
GATFFEST success spurs on young director
Shot in the inner-city community of Standpipe in St Andrew, Cozenage is McDonald's first film and its aim is to challenge the stereotypes ... «Jamaica Gleaner, May 14»
8
Curtains come down on GATFFES
Local production Cozenage by Adrian McDonald received the Most Original Screenplay and The Franklyn St Juste Award for Best Directing. «Jamaica Observer, May 14»
9
In Praise of Fancy Words
Here are some of the puzzlers in The Guns at Last Light, the trilogy's final volume: bedizened, biffing, cozenage, bootless, jinking, maledictory, spavined, ... «The Atlantic, Nov 13»
10
Theater Review : An Economically Robust Comedy of Errors
(This town, god knows, is full of cozenage.) The Comedy of Errors is playing at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park through June 30. «Vulture, Jun 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Cozenage [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cozenage>. Nov 2021 ».
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