utility man

noun

Definition of utility man

  1. :  a man available for service in various positions: such as a :  an actor who performs minor parts and does odd jobs in a theater b :  a member of a baseball team who plays various positions in the absence of regular players c :  a kitchen helper or busboy on a ship —called also galley man d :  jumper 1f e :  one (as a handyman, houseman, or man-of-all-work) who is available for a variety of jobs

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