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cosset

verb [T] uk   /ˈkɒs.ɪt/ us    /ˈkɑː.sɪt/ (-t- or UK also -tt-)
to give a lot of attention to making someone comfortable and to protecting them from anything unpleasant: Children sometimes need to be cosseted. disapproving The country has been cosseted (= too protected) by the government for so long that people have forgotten how to take responsibility for themselves.
Traducciones de “cosset”
en español mimar…
en francés dorloter…
en alemán verhätscheln…
en chino (tradicionál) 寵愛,疼愛, 溺愛…
en chino (simplificado) 宠爱,疼爱, 溺爱…
(Definition of cosset from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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