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Definition of Watchman

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guard, one who patrols (especially at night)
Watchman Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
Theological and Philosophical Biography and Dictionary
See Nee, Henry (Watchman [pseud.])
(1903-1972) Chinese preacher; wrote The Normal Christian Life and many other books.
Watchman Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Specifically, one who guards a building, or the streets of a city, by night.
One set to watch; a person who keeps guard; a guard; a sentinel.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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\watch"man\ (?), n.; pl. watchmen (&?;).
1. one set to watch; a person who keeps guard; a guard; a sentinel.
2. specifically, one who guards a building, or the streets of a city, by night.
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 watchman beetle 
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
fear faire, foraire
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Gwyliadwr, Gwyliwr, Gwylydd = n. a watchman
WordNet 2.0

1. a guard who keeps watch
(synonym) watcher, security guard
(hypernym) guard
(hyponym) bank guard
(member-holonym) security force, private security force
Watchman Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Watchman Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Watchman or Watchmen may refer to:
  • Watchman (law enforcement), a member of a group who provided law enforcement
    • Security guard or watchman, a person who watches over and protects property, assets, or people
  • Watchmen, a 1986 comic book limited series by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons
    • Watchmen (film), the 2009 film adaptation of the comic book
    • , a video game prequel to the film
    • , a TV miniseries adaptation that aired in 2008.
  • The Watchmen (band), a Canadian rock band
  • Go Set a Watchman, the second novel by author Harper Lee
  • Watchman (novel), a 1988 thriller novel by Ian Rankin
  • The Watchmen (novel), a novel by John Altman
  • Sony Watchman, a line of portable television devices produced by Sony
  • Watchman Island, a small sandstone island in the Waitemata Harbour of Auckland, New Zealand
  • Watchman camera, a system of cameras for controlling traffic and deterring speeding in the United Kingdom
  • Watchman device, a type of left atrial appendage occlusion system to prevent blood clot formation in certain heart rhythm disturbances
  • , a destroyer of the British Royal Navy launched in 1917 and sold in 1945 for scrapping

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Watchman Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
watchman; city; vision
watchman; making bare; pouring out
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (1869) , by Roswell D. Hitchcock. About