Episode 3992

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Episode 3992 was broadcast on 14 December 2005, as part of Series 54.

Marie Hayden played Roy Davies, with Marie Hayden winning 104 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jilly Cooper, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Marie Hayden Score Roy Davies Others Max.
1 YMGEAONSR ORANGES 7 – 0 GROANS MEGARONS 8
2 TESICAPOT PATTIES 14 – 7 POTTIES ASEPTIC*, ATOPIES*, CAPOTES, CATTIES*, COPITAS*, COSTATE*, COTTISE*, OATIEST*, OPIATES*, PACIEST, POETICS*, STATICE*, TEAPOTS, TIPCATS*, TIPTOES*, TOASTIE*, TOECAPS* 15
3 RDREUAVNO ROUNDER 21 – 7 DROVER ADORNER*, OVERRAN, OVERRUN, RONDEAU* 22
4 FIHODELIT FOILED 27 – 7 filthied ☓ LITHOED* 29
5 100 3 10 6 7 10 → 369 369
(10 − 6) × 100 − 3 × 7 − 10
37 – 7 370


39
TTT THIRDBAY A suit we've all worn at least once. BIRTHDAY
6 NREOSHIAD ORDAINS 44 – 7 SHARED ADHESION, ANEROIDS*, ANODISER* 47
7 XLDWIAENB WAILED 50 – 13 WAILED BAILED*, BALDIE*, BAWLED*, BEWAIL*, DENIAL, INWALE*, LAWNED*, NAILED 53
8 TICAMOPUN AUCTION 57 – 20 OPUNTIA ACUPOINT* 61
9 MGSEAEIQR MIRAGES 64 – 27 MIRAGES EMIGRES*, IMAGERS*, MEAGRES*, REGIMES, REMIGES*, SEAMIER*, SERIEMA* 68
10 50 3 10 1 4 8 → 306 306
(50 + 1) × 3 × 8 ÷ 4
74 – 37 306
(50 + 1) × 3 × 8 ÷ 4


78
TTT CORNHEAD Presented a show, but going nowhere. ANCHORED
11 STGOAERPA POSTAGE 74 – 45 PORTAGES POTAGERS* 86
12 SNEIZTAIP PANTIES 81 – 52 PANTIES SANITIZE, SATINIZE* 94
13 RJTENOESO SOONER 87 – 58 JESTER OESTRONE* 102
14 50 3 5 1 1 6 → 621 623
((1 + 1) × 50 + 3) × 6 + 5
94 – 58 618

CV: 620 Best: 621 = (50 × (5 − 1) + 6 + 1) × 3

112
15 GINGERHAT GATHERING
(11 seconds)
104 – 58 122
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