Synonyms and Antonyms of watchman
1 a person or group that watches over someone or something hired a watchman to patrol the factory at night Synonyms of watchman custodian, guardian, keeper, lookout, minder, picket, sentinel, sentry, warden, warder, watch, watcher, guardWords Related to watchman observer, patrol, spotter, surveillant, watchdog; bodyguard, convoy, defender, escort, honor guard; gatekeeper; hack [slang]
2 a person who takes care of a property sometimes for an absent owner a watchman lives next door to scare off prowlers Synonyms of watchman caretaker, guardian, janitor, keeper, warden, custodianWords Related to watchman cocurator, curator; sexton, steward
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