Definition of water-worker in English:

water-worker

noun

  • A person (or animal) engaged in working with water; specifically an employee at a waterworks.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Geoffrey Fenton (c1539–1608), translator and administrator in Ireland. From water + worker, probably partly after waterwork.

Pronunciation

water-worker

/ˈwɔːtəˌwəːkə/