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noun as in lookout

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From a wooden watchtower above the forest, scouts also track and report illegal logging.

One is enclosed by thick perimeter walls and a second layer of internal fencing, with an internal watchtower and roadblocks outside a guarded entrance, according to satellite imagery in 2018 analyzed by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute.

From the watchtower it could see into every bedroom, every landing, every bathroom.

Prepare the table, behold in the watchtower them that eat and drink: arise, ye princes, take up the shield.

When within a mile of the town, they must have been sighted by the Dervish sentries on a lofty watchtower.

It might have been a watchtower from the extent of its view, which swept the lake up to the Indian village.

I am going to try by that route to get into the cavern and thence up to the watchtower aerial-sender.

A small watchtower is kept manned even now, but it's a hungry land, and one which would drain even a baron's funds.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to watchtower, such as: barbican, beacon, landmark, lighthouse, observatory, and mirador.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.