Examples from the Web for apparitor
An apparitor tore him down, and was dragged to the ground in his turn.Hypatia|Charles Kingsley
In this case the tribunal, with rare moderation, only ordered its apparitor to seize the books in the hands of the students.A History of The Inquisition of Spain; vol. 2,|Henry Charles Lea
Mr. Garden then sent his apparitor for his commission, from the Bishop of London, to act as commissary.
After having dressed ourselves in our best, and put on our majestic caps of fox-skin, we said to our apparitor, “We are ready.”Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China|Evariste Regis Huc
Somnour, summoner; an officer employed to summon delinquents to appear in ecclesiastical courts; now called an apparitor.Chaucer's Works, Volume 5 (of 7) -- Notes to the Canterbury Tales|Geoffrey Chaucer