utility men

utility man

noun
1.
a worker expected to serve in any capacity when called on.
2.
an actor of miscellaneous small parts.
3.
Baseball. a player who is not a regular and whose value lies in an ability to play several positions.

Origin:
1850–55

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utility man
 
n
1.  a worker who is expected to serve in any of several capacities
2.  an actor who plays any of numerous small parts

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