Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

Attempts to resolve the Quandary:

3

A truth expressed carelessly sounds like a taradiddle, an earnest premise stated sloppily signals prevarication, and an effulgent argument encased in periphrasis is easy to ignore. (by Rudi)

2

Dazzled by the effulgence of the author’s beauty, he prevaricated on his low opinion of her work resulting in a review which was a mish mash of periphrastic tarradiddle. (by Ceathair Focail)

1

He settles upon an event with a periphrastic loquacity that blackens the conversational skies with such prevaricative tarradiddle as to resemble a plague of magniloquent locusts striking the very effulgence of the Sun from view. (by gumo420)
The Quandary for Wednesday, February 10, 2010 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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