Synonyms for watchtower

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He left the Peace Stead and went to his watchtower Hlidskjalf.

From his watchtower on Rock River the old chief scanned the country.

To the watchtower of Thapnen he sent me, there to serve as the eyes of our army.

It is not unreasonable to suppose that this orange mound was used as a watchtower.

In two streets, converging at right angles towards my watchtower, I distinguish three different processions.

Eugene Demorel slid back the shutter in the watchtower and leaned out, his gun trained on the entrance.

As the chief trader and the Ojibway quitted the watchtower, Maskwa spoke in a voice of protestation.

Black Ferguson seemed to have fallen from the watchtower so quickly did he accomplish the descent.

Then239 of a sudden a panic-stricken sergeant ran up to his watchtower.

She desired the mind's bird's-eye view—a height, a watchtower and a little solitude.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, from watch (v.) + tower (n.).

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beacon

nounlight used as signal, guide
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