What does water boy mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. water boy, waterer(noun)

    an assistant who supplies drinking water


  1. water boy(Noun)

    A man or boy who regularly supplies a sports team or other group with drinking water.

  2. Origin: water + boy


  1. Water boy

    In the USA, a water boy is someone who works on the sidelines and provides water or other drinks to athletes. An unnamed water boy is documented in the 1869 New Jersey vs. Rutgers football game giving aid to a Rutger's player. Among notable people who served as water boys was President Herbert Hoover, who was the Stanford Cardinal football's first water boy.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of water boy in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of water boy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tim Price:

    I was the water boy in London...I just went to support Jonelle and the team, i was involved in the world championships two years ago. It’s a privilege to be involved in this one.

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