Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

carry someone's water

Slang definitions & phrases for carry someone's water

carry someone's water

verb phrase

To do the menial jobs; be an underling, esp in politics: I have carried the water for the Democratic Party for years/ The White House doesn't have to call. They have other people carrying their water for them (1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for carry

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for carry someone's water