Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 303
cap-a-pie, claptrap, macédoine, martinet
Ralph, a real martinet of a manager, surveyed my coworkers, cap-à-pie, like a drill sergeant at inspection time, and prepared to utter some claptrap about the company’s dress code when a spoonful of the macédoine de fruits I was ladling over my yogurt “mysteriously” found its way to the toe of his polished wingtip—fifteen feet away.
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