Cousinage

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cousinage Relationship; kinship.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cousinage The relationship of cousins; collateral kinship in general.
    • n cousinage An obsolete spelling of cozenage.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. cousinage, OF., also, cosinage,. Cf. Cosinage Cozenage

Usage

In literature:

Le cousinage est un dangereux voisinage.
"War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy
Will he be jealous of our cousinage?
"Sir Jasper Carew His Life and Experience" by Charles James Lever
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