- (informal) a football player who is regarded as hard-working and competent but is not a star
Water Carrier or Water Bearer
Example Sentences Including 'water carrier'
A specialist water carrier was brought in to drench the carriageway.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
He said: `There is nothing wrong with being a water carrier.
Sun, News of the World (1999)
The water pitchers -- `cathedrals made of crystal which it would take a water carrier to lift' -- were simply too heavy to pick up.
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