Definition of syce in English:


Line breaks: syce
Pronunciation: /sʌɪs
(also sice)


  • (Especially in India) a person who takes care of horses; a groom.
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    • 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.


from Persian and Urdu sā'is, from Arabic.

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