watcher

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Watcher \Watch"er\ (-[~e]r), noun One who watches; one who sits up or continues; a diligent observer; specifically, one who attends upon the sick during the night.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

watcher

noun

1: a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind); "the spectators applauded the performance"; "television viewers"; "sky watchers discovered a new star" [syn: {spectator}, {witness}, {viewer}, {watcher}, {looker}]

2: a guard who keeps watch [syn: {watchman}, {watcher}, {security guard}]

3: a person who keeps a devotional vigil by a sick bed or by a dead body


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