(Especially in India) a groom (taking care of horses).
More 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.
from Persian and Urdu sā'is, from Arabic.
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