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:


I was early to espouse the complete acceptance of this remarkable allochthonous race of aliens arriving with a sapience and technology that I perceived could solve many of homo sapiens most intractable problems--of course the remuneration in exotic drugs and "unusual" sexual rites didn't hurt. (by fdrisc)


His continued espousal of Single Payer grew thin on this crowd to whom any such social program was a frightening, allochthonous threat to their capitalist beliefs despite its inherently more sapient design of reducing price and maximizing benefit, the very goal of capitalism in the first place; they shunned him with not so subtle accusations of representing -- and even receiving remuneration from! -- some dark Left-wing group.

(by bloviator)


Some, but by no means all of our most sapient museum curators have joined together in an espousal of the repatriation of all allochthonous archeological pieces in their collections to their respective countries of origin, notwithstanding any financial remuneration that may have been transacted in previous generations. (by Gravely)  1 comment
The Quandary for Saturday, August 17, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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