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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Mr Smithers soon shed his youthful pedagogic idealism once plunged into the desperate dog-eat-dog sprattle of the inner-city classroom, a rude awakening that required all his resources of disciplinary realpolitik: how, for example, was one to deal with the insolent and unrurly young Sproat in Form Three, a veritable Cacus redux, who, rather than breathing fire like his mythical prototype, was in the vile habit of continuously gleeking?

(by a_i_blyth)
The Quandary for Tuesday, October 21, 2014 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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