Apter (אַפּטער, Аптер) is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:
- Bill Apter, journalist
- David E. Apter, American political scientist
a. (en-comparative of: apt)
Usage examples of "apter".
Kelsie was finding apter words of protest than she had known existed in her mind.
I was admitted after a long parley by a shaggy serving-man who looked to be apter at cutting throats than at waiting table.
Thou tremblest, and the whiteness in thy cheek Is apter than thy tongue to tell thine errand.
It would be an apter characterization to say I had become infatuated, obsessed, had perhaps even fallen in love with Leonardo.
It is, however, only fair to say that Bourke must have looked as far for an apter pupil.
She recalled vaulted ruins she had seen years ago on Crete, at a site called Aptera.
She recalled vaulted ruins she had seen years ago on Crete, at a site called Aptera: underground Roman cisterns, barrel-vaulted and made of brick, buried in a hillside.