Episode 3942

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Episode 3942 was broadcast on 8 June 2005, as part of Series 53.

Richard Heald played Beryl Lawford, with Richard Heald winning 89 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Peter Baldwin, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Richard Heald Score Beryl Lawford Others Max.
1 FSTNEOEDN DENOTES 7 – 0 fonds ☓ ENDNOTES*, SOFTENED, SONNETED* 8
2 MTBEOIGRA EMBARGO 14 – 7 MIGRATE BERGAMOT 16
3 RSUITEHGR HIRSUTE 21 – 14 HIRSUTE RIGHTERS 24
4 NSNREAIDK DARKENS 28 – 21 DINNERS DARKIES*, INNARDS*, KINDERS*, REDSKIN, SANDIER*, SARDINE, SKINDER*, SKINNED, SKINNER*, SNAKIER 31
5 3 8 10 100 50 75 → 423 413 28 – 26 430
50 × 8 + 10 × 3

CV: 423 = 3 × 100 + 75 + 50 − (10 − 8)

41
TTT SUPERALE PLEASURE
6 RCPNOUEDO POUNCED 35 – 33 POUNCED CROONED*, POUNCER, POUNDER*, PRODUCE, UNROPED* 48
7 AVMREAEST STEAMER 42 – 40 STEAMER AERATES*, TEAMERS* 55
8 PLRWAOETA PALATE 48 – 46 PATROL PROLATE 62
9 SRJCIEETA REJECTS 55 – 53 CREATES CRISTAE*, RACIEST, RECITES, SERIATE*, TIERCES* 69
10 25 3 10 5 9 3 → 734 735
25 × 10 × 3 − 3 × 5
62 – 60 735
25 × 10 × 3 − 3 × 5

CV: 733/735 Best: 734 = (25 × 3 − 3) × 10 + 9 + 5

79
TTT GREEDPIE PEDIGREE
11 GMNIOESST TOSSING 69 – 67 MESSING MITOGENS, MOISTENS* 87
12 SDXQAUERO SQUARED 76 – 67 SQUAD AROUSED 94
13 LYDIUILPA PALLID 82 – 73 PALLID DUALLY* 100
14 75 4 5 9 1 9 → 497 495
(5 + 1) × 75 + 9 × 4 + 9
89 – 73

Best: 497 = (75 − 4) × (5 + 1 + 9 ÷ 9)

110
15 FAIRIENUT 89 – 73 INFURIATE 120
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