What does watchman mean?

Definitions for watchmanˈwɒtʃ mən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word watchman.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. watchman, watcher, security guard(noun)

    a guard who keeps watch


  1. watchman(Noun)

    A guard who keeps watch

Webster Dictionary

  1. Watchman(noun)

    one set to watch; a person who keeps guard; a guard; a sentinel

  2. Watchman(noun)

    specifically, one who guards a building, or the streets of a city, by night


  1. Watchman

    Watchman is a 1988 novel written by Ian Rankin, and is one of the author's earliest works. Originally published in 1988, it was reissued with a new introduction by Rankin in 2004.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watchman in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watchman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tonja Carter:

    She is alive and kicking and happy as hell with the reactions of 'Watchman,'.

  2. Tonja Carter:

    She is alive and kicking and happy as hell with the reactions of 'Watchman,' go Set a Watchman.

  3. Sam Therrell:

    The gist of it was that due to her condition, they were restricting visits to her very closest friends, watchman.

  4. Tallulah Bankhead:

    It's one of the tragic ironies of the theatre that only one man in it can count on steady work -- the night watchman.

  5. Harper Lee:

    In the mid-1950s, I completed a novel called' Go Set a Watchman,' it features the character known as Scout as an adult woman, and I thought it a pretty decent effort. My editor, who was taken by the flashbacks to Scout's childhood, persuaded me to write a novel( what became' To Kill a Mockingbird') from the point of view of the young Scout.

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