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auditor
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Definition
a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organization

or more rarely:  a student who attends a course but does not take it for credit
  • Let us add that Coppenole was of the people, and that the auditors which surrounded him were also of the people.
    1.1.4 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 4 — Master Jacques Coppenole (12% in)
  • The first auditor whom Messire Miles d'Isliers, doctor in decretals, saw arrive every Monday morning, all breathless, at the opening of the gates of the school of the Chef-Saint-Denis, was Claude Frollo.
    1.4.2 — Vol 1 Bk 4 Chpt 2 — Claude Frollo (22% in)
  • And then, was it nothing to wield absolute supremacy over the sergeants of the police, the porter and watch of the Châtelet, the two auditors of the Châtelet, ~auditores castelleti~, the sixteen commissioners of the sixteen quarters, the jailer of the Châtelet, the four enfeoffed sergeants, the hundred and twenty mounted sergeants, with maces, the chevalier of the watch with his watch, his sub-watch, his counter-watch and his rear-watch?
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (16% in)
  • ...work, according to usage; and from eight o'clock in the morning, some scores of bourgeois and ~bourgeoises~, heaped and crowded into an obscure corner of the audience chamber of Embas du Châtelet, between a stout oaken barrier and the wall, had been gazing blissfully at the varied and cheerful spectacle of civil and criminal justice dispensed by Master Florian Barbedienne, auditor of the Châtelet, lieutenant of monsieur the provost, in a somewhat confused and utterly haphazard manner.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (34% in)
  • A table studded with fleurs-de-lis stood at one end, with a large arm-chair of carved oak, which belonged to the provost and was empty, and a stool on the left for the auditor, Master Florian.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (35% in)
  • Imagine, in fact, at the provost's table, leaning upon his elbows between two bundles of documents of cases, with his foot on the train of his robe of plain brown cloth, his face buried in his hood of white lamb's skin, of which his brows seemed to be of a piece, red, crabbed, winking, bearing majestically the load of fat on his cheeks which met under his chin, Master Florian Barbedienne, auditor of the Châtelet.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (40% in)
  • Now, the auditor was deaf.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (40% in)
  • A slight defect in an auditor.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (40% in)
  • It is certainly quite sufficient for a judge to have the . air of listening; and the venerable auditor fulfilled this condition, the sole one in justice, all the better because his attention could not be distracted by any noise.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (41% in)
  • Meanwhile Master Florian, the auditor, turned over attentively the document in the complaint entered against Quasimodo, which the clerk handed him, and, having thus glanced at it, appeared to reflect for a moment.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (57% in)
  • "That will do," went on the imperturbable auditor, when he supposed that the accused had finished his third reply.
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (68% in)
  • So this is as much as to say, perverse and thieving knave that you are, that you permit yourself to be lacking in respect towards the Auditor of the Châtelet, to the magistrate committed to the popular police of Paris, charged with searching out crimes, delinquencies, and evil conduct; with controlling all trades, and interdicting monopoly; with maintaining the pavements; with debarring the hucksters of chickens, poultry, and water-fowl; of superintending the measuring of fagots and...
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (76% in)
  • However, at the moment when Master Florian Barbedienne was reading the sentence in his turn, before signing it, the clerk felt himself moved with pity for the poor wretch of a prisoner, and, in the hope of obtaining some mitigation of the penalty, he approached as near the auditor's ear as possible, and said, pointing to Quasimodo, "That man is deaf."
    1.6.1 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 1 — An Impartial Glance at.... (97% in)

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