Synonyms and Antonyms of cozens
- cozened several elderly ladies into believing that he was intending marriage
bamboozles, beguiles, bluffs, buffaloes, burns, catches, cons, deceives, deludes, dupes, fakes out, fools, gaffs, gammons, gulls, has, has on [chiefly British], hoaxes, hoodwinks, hornswoggles, humbugs, juggles, misguides, misinforms, misleads, snookers, snows, spoofs, strings along, suckers, sucks in, takes in, tricks
- cozened scores of people by persuading them to hand over funds that he would "invest"
beats, bilks, bleeds, cheats, chisels, chouses, cons, defrauds, diddles, does, does in, euchres, fiddles, fleeces, flimflams, gaffs, gyps, hoses [slang], hustles, mulcts, nobbles [British slang], plucks, reams, rips off, rooks, screws, shakes down, shortchanges, shorts, skins, skunks, squeezes, sticks, stiffs, stings, suckers, swindles, thimblerigs, victimizes
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