watch·​less | \ ˈwächlə̇s also ˈwȯch- \

Definition of watchless

1 : not watching : lacking in vigilance a watchless soldier
2 : having no watch or watchman : unguarded a watchless fortress
3 : not divided into watches : not marked by wakefulness a watchless night

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“Watchless.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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