GRE Word List


cheat; hoodwink; swindle

The meaning of the word cozen is cheat; hoodwink; swindle.

Random words

genealogyrecord of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
insipidlacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
nipsnip off; stop something's growth or development; bite; make numb with cold; Ex. nip the plan; Ex. A guard dog nipped the postman; Ex. fingers nipped by the extreme chill
manneredaffected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
shangri-laimaginary remote paradise on earth; CF. Lost Horizon
chaperonolder person who accompanies and supervises a young unmarried woman
expansive(of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
deviousroundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
backsliderevert (to bad habits); N. reverter