Define: Watchperson

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Watchperson

What is the dictionary definition of Watchperson?

Dictionary Definition

A watchperson is an employee charged with taking care of an insured premises and the property within.


Synonyms For Watchperson

guardian, sentinel, security guard, protector, warden

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Watchperson. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. March 28, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Watchperson. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: March 28, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Watchperson. Retrieved March 28, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Watchperson are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 28th December 2019.