Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1457
anthelion, ocularly, sinew, snuff
Gregor insisted he'd seen a strange glow in the sky, but his elders had no knowledge of the anthelions that may sometimes appear opposite the sun, so they administered a clarifying ointment ocularly, and when the hallucinations continued, they sent him to the regional physician, a man of strong moral sinew, able to snuff out the evil spirits lurking inside even the most intractable patient.
— Comments —

Bookmark and Share

Quadrivial Quandary (QQ) is owned and operated by Rudi Seitz.
Sentences submitted to QQ are the property of their authors. See our page on Copyright Information for details.
Dictionary definitions are the property of their respective sources, presented here via public RSS feeds or otherwise with permission.
All other material is copyright 2015 by Rudi Seitz, all rights reserved.
Use of this site is governed by our terms of service.
Contact: rudi at quadrivialquandary dot com.