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cosy up to

To form a relationship with some one or some thing for the purpose of obtaining some benefit.
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It is often suggested that politicians are too inclined to cosy up to big business in order to receive funds for election expenses.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'cosy up to':

cosy up toTo come physically close to, using body language in an attempt to persuade another party to snuggle or embrace.
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