Episode 3411

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Episode 3411 was broadcast on 4 February 2003, as part of Series 49.

Martin Gilbert played Bertie McCully, with Martin Gilbert winning 69 – 53. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Martin Gilbert Score Bertie McCully Others Max.
1 NLSRAEODL LOADERS 7 – 0 LEARNS LANDLERS*, LLANEROS, SOLANDER* 8
2 GKJMAOATE JOKE 11 – 4 MOAT AGATE*, OMEGA, TAGMA* 13
3 NSGSTAIOF toasting ☓ 11 – 11 FASTING AGONISTS* 21
4 NXRDAOEBP PROBED 11 – 18 BROADEN APRONED*, BANDORE*, OPERAND, PADRONE*, PROBAND* 28
5 50 4 3 4 8 7 → 873 11 – 18 884 ☓

CV: 873 = ((50 + 3) × 4 + 8) × 4 − 7

38
TTT DRYHEAT HYDRATE
6 TSYRAUEDS STAYED 11 – 25 STRAYED DASYURES* 46
7 NGMAEOHZN HOMAGE 17 – 25 gnomen ☓ HANGMEN 53
8 DPLGUOIAN PLAIN 22 – 25 PLUG UPLOADING 71
9 EIESBTVDR REVISED 29 – 25 DRIVES BESTRIDE* 79
10 75 6 7 1 10 9 → 841 841
(10 + 1) × 75 + 9 + 7
39 – 35 841
(10 + 1) × 75 + 9 + 7


89
TTT TEENHAM METHANE
11 QRMTOEIPG griter ☓ 39 – 40 GROPE GOITRE*, IMPORT*, MOPIER*, PERMIT*, PEROGI* 95
12 HCMRAEITS MATCHES 46 – 40 CHARTS CHARIEST*, CHARTISM*, CHIMERAS, MARCHESI*, MATRICES*, MISTEACH*, TACHISME*, THERIACS* 103
13 TCLREUISM CRUETS 52 – 46 TRUISM CLUMSIER*, CURLIEST, MUSCLIER*, UTRICLES* 111
14 100 10 6 7 4 6 → 687 686
7 × 100 − 6 × 4 + 10
59 – 53 686
7 × 100 − 6 × 4 + 10

CV: 687 = 100 × 7 − 10 − 6 ÷ (6 − 4)

121
15 GRIMFINIS MISFIRING
(13 seconds)
69 – 53 131
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