night watchman definition

  • noun:
    • a guy whom serves as a guard during the night time.
    • just before authorities forces, a person appointed by a town or city to walk the roads through the night and guard the burghers from felons and robbers.
    • somebody who guards (usually at a building) at night.
    • the past batsman in a three or five day game to relax and play on a particular time and so carry-over the batting on following time.
    • a watchman whom works during the night time

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