Nightwatchman can refer to one of the following:
- Watchman (law enforcement)
- Nightwatchman (cricket), a lower-order batsman who comes in to bat higher up the order than usual near the end of the day's play
- The Nightwatchman or Tom Morello, musician
- Night-watchman state, a government ideal restricted to the upholding of negative rights
- Security guard
- Street Kings or The Night Watchman, a 2008 film
- Watchman (disambiguation)
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nightwatchman — See watchman … Ballentine's law dictionary