Episode 3703

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Episode 3703 was broadcast on 13 May 2004, as part of Series 51.

Sweyn Kirkness played Luke Boynton, with Sweyn Kirkness winning 88 – 83. The Dictionary Corner guest was Barry Norman, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sweyn Kirkness Score Luke Boynton Others Max.
1 DSRCEIUTL DIRECTS 0 – 8 CURLIEST CRUDITES, CURTSIED, DILUTERS*, STUDLIER*, UTRICLES* 8
2 AIRNSPOYA SPRAIN 6 – 14 PRISON APORIAS*, PAISANO*, PARISON 15
3 DBRIEOLMC CLIMBER 13 – 21 MELODIC BROILED*, BROMIDE, CLIMBED, CORBEIL*, DORMICE*, EMBOLIC*, EMBROIL*, LIMBOED*, MICROBE* 22
4 DGEOIJNTM DEMOTING 21 – 29 DEMOTING 30
5 5 4 1 9 6 7 → 862 863
(5 + 4 + 7) × 6 × 9 − 1
28 – 29

Best: 861 = 6 × 5 × (7 × 4 + 1) − 9

37
TTT ICERIDGE REGICIDE
6 SPTHUAOWD WASHOUT 35 – 36 WASHOUT SOUTHPAW* 45
7 RSMEOECTG METEORS 42 – 43 METEORS CORTEGES* 53
8 AEURFSKNR SURFER 48 – 43 resunk ☓ FRANKERS 61
9 BPSAIENLZ BIPLANES 56 – 51 BIPLANES 69
10 9 7 6 2 7 100 → 194 194
100 × 2 − 6
66 – 61 194
100 × 2 − 6


79
TTT GEENIGEL NEGLIGEE
11 TLNAOACET cornate ☓ 66 – 67 LOCATE LACTATE, LACTONE* 86
12 LIGPHOAVE GOALIE 72 – 67 lipage ☓ GLAIVE, HAVELI*, HOAGIE*, LOVAGE, OGIVAL* 92
13 MDFAOUTSA FAMOUS 78 – 73 FAMOUS SFUMATO* 99
14 10 6 8 8 4 100 → 882 882
(100 + 10) × 8 + 6 − 4
88 – 83 882
(100 + 10) × 8 + 6 − 4


109
15 RUSTYHOLE 88 – 83 SOUTHERLY 119
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