Origin of cosplaycos(tume) + play
verbcos·played, cos·play·ing, cos·plays
Origin of cosplaycos(tume) play
(countable and uncountable, plural cosplays)
(third-person singular simple present cosplays, present participle cosplaying, simple past and past participle cosplayed)
- (intransitive) To costume oneself as a character.
- She cosplayed at the manga convention.
- To costume oneself as (a character).
- She cosplayed Sailor Moon at the manga convention.