Episode 4255

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Episode 4255 was broadcast on 13 December 2006, as part of Series 55.

Anita Freeland played Rich McDowell, with Anita Freeland winning 76 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ken Bruce, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Anita Freeland Score Rich McDowell Others Max.
1 NWNTEOIEY ENTWINE 7 – 7 ENTWINE NEOTENY 7
2 RMADELPIA ALARMED 14 – 7 PARADE ADMIRAL, IMPALED, IMPALER*, IMPLEAD*, LEMPIRA*, PALMIER*, PREDIAL 14
3 TRDUEIMTO DOTTIER 21 – 7 MUTTER OMITTED, OUTRIDE, TIMEOUT*, TUTORED* 21
4 GMAEDGSUE SAGGED 27 – 13 SMUDGE DEGAGES*, MEDUSAE 28
5 25 4 1 8 9 7 → 489 491 ☓ 27 – 20 493
(9 + 8 + 4 − 1) × 25 − 7

CV: 489 = ((4 + 1) × 7 + 25) × 8 + 9

38
TTT PODCREEP Counted up coins for policemen. COPPERED
6 ZKTAEISCS STACKS 27 – 27 SICKEST ASCITES*, CASKETS, SEASICK, TACKIES* 45
7 TLTSEIUEN NETTLES 27 – 35 ENTITLES LUNETTES*, LUTENIST, UNSETTLE 53
8 IOIMNLGEA MALIGN 27 – 42 IMAGINE EMAILING, MONILIAE* 61
9 NLFROAOUS FLORA 27 – 48 FLOORS SOLUNAR*, SUNROOF, UNROOFS* 68
10 75 100 25 7 3 3 → 832 828
(7 + 3) × 75 + 100 − 25 + 3
34 – 48 824

CV: 832 = 3 × 3 × 100 − 75 + 7

78
TTT ICEDSALT Accents, in a manner of speaking. DIALECTS
11 NHRTAEIOR ANTERIOR 42 – 48 HOARIER THORNIER* 86
12 SJDEIERPA DIAPERS 49 – 55 PRAISED AIRSPEED*, JAPERIES* 94
13 TDCDOIOEH DITCHED 56 – 55 CHIDED 101
14 50 6 2 9 8 4 → 412 412
8 × 50 + 6 + 4 + 2
66 – 65 412
8 × 50 + 6 × 2


111
15 GNOMICSUN CONSUMING
(3.25 seconds)
76 – 65 121
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