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cozening (adjective), more cozening, most cozening
1. Relating to misleading and fooling others: Kerri was so charming that people frequently overlooked her cozening personality traits.
2. Pertaining to artful deceit by pretending to be honest: The leader of the tourist group was often acting in a cozening manner by inventing historical references where none existed.
3. Characteristic of deceiving another person or people: Jim told Bonita to quit her cozening talk and to leave him alone.

Although the cartoon is a verb, it still helps to explain what this adjective entry means.

Using a To cheat someone with a trivial trick.
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Being dishonest with someone or with people. (1)