Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Southwestern U.S. A man who helps with a pack train or serves as a porter.
  • n. Southwestern U.S. An assistant.

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  • n. a male servant, especially an attendant to a bullfighter

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A man-servant.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Spanish, boy, servant, mozo, from Old Spanish moço.

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Spanish mozo.

Examples

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  • It’s true, and everyone knows so,

    Mike Pence is a dud as a mozo,

    But don’t you suppose

    A red bulbous nose

    Would suit him to serve as a bozo?

    February 22, 2019