Meaning of domestique in English:

domestique

Pronunciation /dəmɛˈstiːk/

noun

Cycling
  • A cyclist in a road racing team whose role is to help their team leader during a race, for example by setting the pace or creating a slipstream.

    • ‘he has played the role of domestique for much of his career’

Origin

1950s French, literally ‘servant’.