- 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.iv:
- They him disarm'd, and spredding on the ground / Their watchet mantles frindgd with siluer round, / They softly wipt away the gelly blood [...].
(comparative more watchet, superlative most watchet)
- (obsolete) Of the color watchet (as of eyes, clothes, etc.).