Definition of syce in English:

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syce

Pronunciation: /sīs/

noun

(Especially in India) a groom (taking care of horses).
Example sentences
  • One of the first evidences that the authorities were hospitably inclined was the arrival of a smart Victoria with driver and syce in scarlet liveries, all to he kept at the Residency during the length of my stay.
  • The Syce, or groom, attends but one horse.

Origin

From Persian and Urdu sā'is, from Arabic.

Words that rhyme with syce

advice, bice, Brice, choc ice, concise, dice, entice, gneiss, ice, imprecise, lice, mice, nice, precise, price, rice, sice, slice, speiss, spice, splice, suffice, thrice, top-slice, trice, twice, underprice, vice, Zeiss

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Syllabification: syce

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