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Princeton's WordNet

  1. water boy, waterernoun

    an assistant who supplies drinking water

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  1. water boynoun

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

    Etymology: water + boy

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  1. Water boy

    In the United States, a water boy or water girl (sometimes spelled waterboy or watergirl) was someone who worked in the field, providing water to farm workers in the 19th and early 20th century. Today, they work on the sidelines at sports events to provide water for athletes. The phrase has also been used to describe diminutive figures who serve another team or person in the business and political worlds, in a slightly derogatory manner (ex. "Bill is the CEO's water boy"). The position has a long history in athletics. In the 1869 New Jersey vs. Rutgers football game, one of the earliest American football games, an unnamed water boy is documented giving aid to a Rutgers player.Among notable people who served as water boys is President Herbert Hoover, who was the Stanford Cardinal football's first water boy.

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  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.

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Numerology

  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

Examples of water boy in a Sentence

  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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