Definition of oozie in US English:

oozie

(also oozi, oosi)

noun

  • In Burma (Myanmar): a person who looks after and drives elephants; a mahout.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Burmese ùzì person seated at the head of an elephant or at the prow of a boat from ù head + sì to ride on.

Pronunciation

oozie

/ˈuːzi/