cuz

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Informal spelling of 'cause, the common spoken variant of because.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɘz/, /kʌz/, /kɒz/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɘz, -ʌz, -ɒz

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

cuz (not comparable)

  1. (informal) because

Conjunction[edit]

cuz

  1. (informal) because

Etymology 2[edit]

Short for cousin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuz (plural cuzzes)

  1. (informal) cousin (usually as a term of address, but not necessarily towards one's cousin)