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

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Lady Fussbudget, the doyenne of the City Parks Planning Commission, did not take it a priori that dogs need a place to gambol off leash, i.e. a dog park, and could often be found at the local green belt in a stance much like a golfer at a driving range, wielding her satin gamp, ready to whack any “offending” pooch that might come running up to her.

(by wordgirl)

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Dame Trudy Frumquist, that respected doyenne of the Ladies' Auxiliary Dirigible Society, with her ubiquitous mallorn-embroidered chartreuse gamp and everpresent coterie of squealing guinea-pigs, was wont to make the a priori argument that "gamboling leads to penury," but it is our belief she actually meant gambling, and somehow in her speech the word gamboling came out (we're not yet sure how such a thing could be possible, but we're working on it, sir).

 

(by saintdufus)
The Quandary for Wednesday, February 01, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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