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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Under a linocut of a famous image of Picasso's 'Portrait of a Woman after Cranach the Younger', Peter Boo felt like a rubberneck, too reserved to cross the threshold, which is why he felt he had been snubbed, and so it was left to the moon-faced Peter Lorre to ask: "so, the telegram, what said it?" and that was Maude's cue to carry on with the tale, a tale which hinged on a form of cacoepy and which raised a few eyebrows!

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Friday, June 23, 2017 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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