Episode 3798

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Episode 3798 was broadcast on 20 October 2004, as part of Series 52.

John Hunt played John Cox, with John Hunt winning 80 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Hunt Score John Cox Others Max.
1 AEALRCMLP CLAMPER 7 – 0 CALMER CARAMEL 7
2 TDBEOATSO BOASTED 14 – 7 BOASTED BOOSTED, SABOTED*, TABOOED*, TOASTED, TOSTADO* 14
3 EAIZMGNRL REAMING 14 – 15 MALINGER GERMINAL, MALIGNER* 22
4 TFDOIECLA LOCATED 14 – 23 FOLIATED 30
5 10 1 8 10 6 1 → 157 157
(10 + 6 − 1) × 10 + 8 − 1
24 – 23 158


40
TTT RUINEVES One song sung all around the place. UNIVERSE
6 SDYIAUHSI DAISY 29 – 28 DAISY SADHUS* 46
7 UOEMPJSDN POUNDS 35 – 34 JUMPED MENUDOS, SPUMONE*, UNPOSED 53
8 WSRIEAGNO SWEARING 43 – 42 SWEARING ORGANISE, WAGONERS* 61
9 AUOTNMSTU AMOUNTS 50 – 49 MUTANTS AUTUMNS*, MUTTONS*, OUTMANS 68
10 75 25 9 4 1 2 → 278 278
4 × 75 − 25 + 2 + 1
60 – 59 278
4 × 75 − 25 + 2 + 1


78
TTT OUTSEXED These jackets go with chips for Mr. Bond. TUXEDOES
11 EAEHLCTRK LEATHER 67 – 66 TACKLER CHEATER, CHELATE, HALTERE*, HECKLER, HECTARE*, RETEACH*, TEACHER, TREACLE 85
12 NGRIEIBNV VINING 73 – 66 BRING BRINING*, NERVING, REINING*, REIVING*, VEINING* 92
13 EIUPSRMRT trumpers ☓ 73 – 66 purriest ☓ PRIMEURS, STUMPIER* 100
14 100 50 3 8 10 8 → 431 430
8 × 50 + 3 × 10
80 – 73 432
(100 + 50) × 3 − (10 + 8)

CV: 431 = (50 + 3) × 10 − 100 + 8 ÷ 8

110
15 CITYCHOPS 80 – 73 PSYCHOTIC 120
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