Definition of syce in English:

syce

noun

  • (especially in India) a groom (taking care of horses)

    • ‘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.

Pronunciation

syce

/saɪs//sīs/