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cocooned

  
1       adj   If someone is cocoonedin blankets or clothes, they are completely wrapped in them.  
usu v-link ADJ, oft ADJ in n  
She is comfortably cocooned in pillows., ...my snugly cocooned baby sleeping in his pram.     
2       adj   If you say that someone is cocooned, you mean that they are isolated and protected from everyday life and problems.  
oft ADJ in/from n   (=cloistered)  
She was cocooned in a private world of privilege..., They were cocooned from the experience of poverty.     
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cocoon, coconut, coon, cocoa

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