Episode 4237

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An unfortunate, but winning, declaration in round 9.

Episode 4237 was broadcast on 17 November 2006, as part of Series 55.

Bernie Corrigan played Thomas Nixon, with Thomas Nixon winning 94 – 77. The Dictionary Corner guest was Keith Barron, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Bernie Corrigan Score Thomas Nixon Others Max.
1 MRGUEAJNE ENRAGE 6 – 6 MANGER GERMANE, REMUAGE* 7
2 TCYOIESHR scyther ☓ 6 – 12 SHORTY HYSTERIC 15
3 TLRAEOSTB BOTTLERS 14 – 20 BOTTLERS ABETTORS*, BATTLERS, BLATTERS*, BLOATERS*, BLOTTERS*, BRATTLES*, RETABLOS*, SORTABLE, STORABLE* 23
4 WDSIEONDT DOWNSIDE 22 – 20 noddiest ☓ DISENDOW*, DISOWNED, DOWDIEST*, DOWNIEST* 31
5 75 8 5 6 9 4 → 687 687
75 × 9 + 8 + 4
32 – 30 687
(75 + 9) × 8 + 4 + 5 + 6


41
TTT RISECUTS Pam the EastEnder might lead you to these. CITRUSES
6 RTBUAONAT TRUANT 38 – 36 TARTAN ANATTO*, ATTORN*, BURTON*, BUTTON*, OUTRAN*, RATTAN, ROBATA*, RUBATO*, TANTRA*, TOTARA*, TURBAN, TURBOT* 47
7 GRHUEOMLI MORGUE 44 – 42 MORGUE HOMEGIRL 55
8 ZNDLUAEAT LEANT 44 – 48 DENTAL ADULATE 62
9 DKXIAESRA DARKIES 51 – 55 DARKIES 69
10 3 5 4 6 4 5 → 391 391
4 × 4 × 5 × 5 − 3 − 6
61 – 65 391
4 × 4 × 5 × 5 − 3 − 6


79
TTT ROCKACAT It's got so many hang ups, you won't believe it. COATRACK
11 FLDEOESPT DEPOSE 67 – 71 POSTED FEEDLOTS* 87
12 NCMIAOSDE codesman ☓ 67 – 77 MINCED COMEDIANS, DEMONIACS 105
13 NRNOAILSE REASON 67 – 84 NAILERS AILERONS, ALIENORS*, ROSALINE, SOLANINE* 113
14 75 6 1 9 9 5 → 741 741
75 × (9 + 1) − 9
77 – 94 741
75 × (9 + 1) − 9


123
15 ITSNICEST 77 – 94 niceties ☓
(3.5 seconds)
SCIENTIST 133
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