An apparitor tore him down, and was dragged to the ground in his turn.
No wonder our wardens disclaimed all knowledge of the apparitor!
One of the children stood at the door to give notice if he saw the apparitor coming, who was an officer of the spiritual court.
In this case the tribunal, with rare moderation, only ordered its apparitor to seize the books in the hands of the students.
After having dressed ourselves in our best, and put on our majestic caps of fox-skin, we said to our apparitor, “We are ready.”
Somnour, summoner; an officer employed to summon delinquents to appear in ecclesiastical courts; now called an apparitor.
Mr. Garden then sent his apparitor for his commission, from the Bishop of London, to act as commissary.
Being recalled by the apparitor and registrar, he returned, and handed in his exception to be read and filed.