One that temporarily performs the duties of an office:
A ring worn to prevent a more valuable ring from sliding off the finger.
A person authorized to keep watch at a polling place to detect irregularities
A watchman hired for duty at night
A person hired by a private organization to guard a physical plant and maintain order.
Find another word for watchman. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for watchman, like: caretaker, guardian, sentinel, sentry, guard, watcher, night-watchman, security-guard, warder and gaoler.