Episode 4428

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Episode 4428 was broadcast on 31 August 2007, as part of Series 57.

Jeffrey Hansford played Terry Rattle, with Jeffrey Hansford winning 97 – 72. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ken Bruce, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jeffrey Hansford Score Terry Rattle Others Max.
1 OSRITOQET OTIOSE 6 – 6 OTTERS ROOTIEST*, TORTOISE* 8
2 IEASWPCSO SPACES 12 – 12 COPIES COWPEAS*, WASPIES 15
3 RLENAJTOA LEARNT 18 – 12 LEARN ANTLER, ANTRAL*, AREOLA*, ATONAL*, ETALON*, LOANER*, ORNATE, RENTAL 21
4 UEARSGTLX LARGEST 25 – 19 LARGEST GESTURAL 29
5 100 7 3 8 4 6 → 682 682
7 × 100 − 3 × 6
35 – 29 682
7 × 100 − (6 + 4 + 8)


39
TTT MUSTLAIR It's all for the benefit of others. ALTRUISM
6 EUAETHPTB BATHE 40 – 34 BATHE BATTUE*, PATTEE*, PUTTEE*, UPBEAT 45
7 SIEYNAPRN SPANNER 40 – 42 PANNIERS 53
8 IOIERGLND IGNORED 47 – 42 IDLING RELIGION 61
9 FNUICOTSU unctious ☓ 47 – 42 unctious ☓ SUCTION 68
10 10 5 3 3 2 5 → 137 137
3 × 5 × 10 − (5 × 2 + 3)
57 – 42 133


78
TTT GASSYEEL Might help cyclops see better. EYEGLASS
11 TEOMREGOI REMOTE 63 – 48 REMOTE EMIGRE*, EMOTER*, GOITRE*, GOOIER*, METEOR, METIER*, REGIME, RETIME*, ROOMIE* 84
12 EAILNRMTS TERMINALS 81 – 66 TRAMLINES 102
13 EIDAZEBOL DOABLE 87 – 72 BOILED OBELIZED* 110
14 5 10 9 6 4 1 → 983 87 – 72

CV: 983 = (9 × 10 − 1) × (6 + 5) + 4

120
15 RONGVIBES OBSERVING
(1.25 seconds)
97 – 72 130
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