Last modified on 1 June 2014, at 17:55

role player



role player (plural role players)

  1. Alternative form of roleplayer
  2. (basketball) A player who isn't one of the best players on the team, but still contributes to the team in a meaningful way
    The Dallas Mavericks beat the Miami Heat because their team had solid role players like J.J. Berea and Shawn Marion.