n.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.
Watchman beetle
(Zool.) the European dor.
Watchman's clock
a watchman's detector in which the apparatus for recording the times of visiting several stations is contained within a single clock.
Watchman's detector
an apparatus for recording the time when a watchman visits a station on his rounds.
Watchman's rattle
an instrument having at the end of a handle a revolving arm, which, by the action of a strong spring upon cogs, produces, when in motion, a loud, harsh, rattling sound.
Noun1.watchman - a guard who keeps watch

WATCHMAN. An officer in many cities and towns, whose duty it is to watch during the night and take care of the property of the inhabitants.
     2. He possesses generally the common law authority of a constable (q.v.) to make arrests, where there is reasonable ground to suspect a felony, though there is no proof of a felony having been committed. 1 Chit. Cr. L. 24; 2 Hale, 96; Hawk. B. 2, c. 13, s. 1, &c.; 1 East, P. C. 303; 2 Inst. 52; Com. Dig. Imprisonment, H 4; Dane's Ab. Index, h.t.; 3 Taunt. R. 14; 1 B. & A. 227; Peake, R. 89; 1 Moody's Cr. Cas. 334; 1 Esp. R. 294; and vide Peace.
     3. By an act of congress, approved Sept. 30, 1850, the compensation of watchmen in the various departments of government, shall be five hundred dollars per annum.

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