Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 2500
aegis, filigree, zibeline, fanfaronade
When Bodkin Larousse announced his intention to crash the fashion show wearing nothing but a lavender zibeline scarf and gold-filigreed Manolo Blahnik heels, it was dismissed as the kind of drug-induced fanfaronade for which the Senator had become all-too-well-known in recent years—but when he staggered onto the catwalk in the vaunted raiment and shoved the startled Paris Hilton into the audience, the possibility that he was acting under the aegis of some flamboyant confederacy of cross-dressing terrorists could no longer be ignored.
— 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.