Episode 4459

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Episode 4459 was broadcast on 15 October 2007, as part of Series 57.

Konstadinos Sfyris played Marianne Rowntree, with Konstadinos Sfyris winning 87 – 48. The Dictionary Corner guest was Johnny Ball, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Konstadinos Sfyris Score Marianne Rowntree Others Max.
1 WNTSAEDAH HANDSET 7 – 0 WASTED HANDSAW, SWATHED* 7
2 CRDIABEIR CARRIED 14 – 0 BRACED CARBIDE 14
3 NESOTELQS STONES 20 – 6 LESSON TONELESS 22
4 LNLAIEDMA ALLIED 26 – 12 MAIDEN LAMINAE*, LAMINAL*, MANILLA 29
5 25 50 100 75 2 1 → 687 26 – 12

CV: 680 Best: 687 = (50 × 25 − 75 − 1) ÷ 2 + 100

39
TTT DAMPTOIL Foreign official with dull paint. DIPLOMAT
6 RKNIESATI RAINIEST 34 – 12 RANKEST NARKIEST*, STINKIER 47
7 GERIBOLEN bleering ☓ 34 – 18 BOILER IGNOBLER 55
8 RESNYOAPM MOANERS 41 – 25 MASONRY PARONYMS* 63
9 JODCRAOSE SCORED 47 – 31 SCORED DOORCASE 71
10 75 3 4 5 7 10 → 157 157
75 × (5 − 3) + 7
57 – 41 157
75 × 10 ÷ 5 + 7


81
TTT MOMSMATH Big tasks, big tusks. MAMMOTHS
11 MOTIREHOP MOTHER 57 – 48 MOTHIER PROMOTE, TROOPIE* 88
12 LGZUODAOS GOADS 62 – 48 doolas ☓ DOULAS, LADOOS* 94
13 CENADERTM CANTERED 70 – 48 DECANT CREMATED, CRENATED*, DECANTER, RECANTED* 102
14 50 6 2 9 5 1 → 670 672
(6 + 5 + 2) × (50 + 1) + 9
77 – 48

CV: 670 = (50 + 6 × 2 + 5) × (9 + 1)

112
15 CANDIGENT DECANTING
(2 seconds)
87 – 48 122
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