Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3356
réchauffé, monition, bemuse, procrustean


The general sat back in his chair and puffed on his contraband cigar, bemused by the thought that a monition against corporal punishment by the new parliament could transform the long-held procrustean training practices of a military molded by years of dictatorship into the more benevolent ones of a new democracy, rather than allow a mere réchauffé of old policies with new names. 

— 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.