spear-carrier

noun
spear-car·ri·er | \ˈspir-ˌker-ē-ər, -ˌka-rē-\

Definition of spear-carrier 

1a : a member of an opera chorus

b : a bit actor in a play

2 : a person whose actions are of little significance or value in an event or organization

First Known Use of spear-carrier

1953, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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