Episode 4285

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Episode 4285 was broadcast on 1 February 2007, as part of Series 56.

Mick Barnewell played David Watson, with Mick Barnewell winning 77 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mick Barnewell Score David Watson Others Max.
1 SNATUOMLI AMOUNTS 7 – 0 MOUNTS MANITOUS*, SIMULANT, SOLATIUM*, TINAMOUS* 8
2 ROPEHITOG GROPE 12 – 0 POOR GOOPIER, TROOPIE* 15
3 CREITSFEO STRIFE 12 – 8 FIERCEST COTERIES*, ESOTERIC* 23
4 AINACKTES STAKE 12 – 14 ANTICS ESTANCIA* 31
5 100 10 7 2 5 7 → 703 703
100 × 7 + 5 − 2
22 – 24 703
100 × 7 + 5 − 2


41
TTT PLAYONIT More suited to a four-legged beast than a two-legged one. PONYTAIL
6 PIOTADSEN PAINTED 29 – 31 STAINED ANTIPODES 59
7 QIERSAUBM SQUARE 35 – 37 SQUIRM AUMBRIES*, MARQUISE 67
8 ERZAREWDN WANDERER 43 – 37 REWARD 75
9 RYMOAEJFD FRAMED 49 – 37 FRAME FEODARY*, FORAYED*, MAJORED 82
10 75 25 1 3 8 9 → 969 49 – 37 968 ☓

CV: 969 = (75 + 25 + 8) × 9 − 3

92
TTT CATDROPS Deliver an ace on holiday, perhaps? POSTCARD
11 NPAIRDENV PANNIER 56 – 44 INVADER RAVINED 99
12 ASLSUGNET TANGLES 63 – 51 GUNLESS ANGELUS*, ELUANTS*, GUNSELS*, GUTLESS, LANGUES*, LEGUANS*, LUNATES*, SALUTES*, SENSUAL*, SULTANS*, TALUSES*, UNSEALS*, UNSEATS* 106
13 PDTAOEDLI ADOPTED 70 – 51 TOILED PETALOID 114
14 100 75 4 6 10 2 → 501 500
10 ÷ 2 × 100
77 – 58 500
10 ÷ 2 × 100

CV: 501 = (100 + 6) × 4 + 75 + 2

124
15 VINOGUILT 77 – 58 vulgition ☓
(27.25 seconds)
OUTLIVING 134
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