noun, plural mo·zos. Southwestern U.S.

a waiter or male household servant.

Origin of mozo

1830–40; < Spanish: literally, youth, servant, of obscure origin Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for mozo

Historical Examples of mozo

  • I ask of my servant, who is acting in the double capacity of mozo and guide.


    Charles Reginald Enock

  • This excites the surprise of our mozo, or servant, and the other men in our employ.


    Charles Reginald Enock

  • One day Johnny's mozo brought the mail and dumped it on the table.

  • Who should Cyprio be but my mozo; he who carried my message to you.

    The War Trail

    Mayne Reid

  • "Sandstorm" warned the Desert Rat, and spoke quickly to the mozo in Spanish.

    The Long Chance

    Peter B. Kyne