Translation of night watchman in Spanish:

night watchman

sereno, n.


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    sereno masculine
    vigilante nocturno masculine
    • The director, who ran a demolition company, had been standing in for the nightwatchman at the compound.
    • I was a scab office cleaner during a labor strike of cleaners, nightwatchmen & porters, but I lost the contract when the offices I was cleaning were sabotaged by strikers.
    • Male residents were forced to act as nightwatchmen and to help dig trenches.
    • The four are interrupted by the nightwatchman, Victor.
    • He also served, when necessary, in the role of nightwatchman, guarding all the horses and vehicles of the royal carriage and hobby stables.
    • When the nightwatchman discovered the door unlocked and someone sleeping inside, he turned the key in the lock.
    • They broke into the store and looked for the nightwatchman.
    • In a struggle the nightwatchman punches him and the accused then kills the nightwatchman.
    • He was accused of threatening a nightwatchman with a pistol and was acclaimed as a martyr when he maintained his innocence, refusing to name the true culprit.
    • The plaintiff was the wife of one of three nightwatchmen who had gone to the defendant's hospital after drinking some tea and becoming ill.
    • A nightwatchman later overheard him bragging about his duplicity and arrested him.
    • Nightwatchmen in Nairobi munch it to stay alert through the dangerous nights in the crime-ridden capital.
    • The original versions of the York Waits also worked as nightwatchmen and barely had enough money to mend their costumes.
    • He moonlights as a nightwatchman at the Meadowbank leisure centre in Edinburgh.
    • Some trainers have nightwatchmen and some don't.