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Origin of watcher
Examples from the Web for watcher
Being a novice Syrian War watcher, I assumed the regime had returned in force.
To many a Mideast watcher, then, the supposed policy shift could be dismissed as Bandar rantings.
But the watcher made no movement, nor could I hear a sound, save that of the rising wind playing its dirge through the woods.In Hostile Red|Joseph Altsheler
Lora knew that his spirit would have to become the Watcher of Graves till such time as another soul should lapse into the silence.Pharais and The Mountain Lovers|Fiona Macleod
Past need of flight was she, for she was dead, though so peacefully that her watcher had not known it.King Alfred's Viking|Charles W. Whistler
If ever the watcher could have seen so sinister a sight, it should have been on this, the fatal night of December 11, 1899.The Great Boer War|Arthur Conan Doyle
It must have been a watcher hidden amongst the trees on the terrace.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
late 14c. (early 13c. as a surname), agent noun from watch (v.).