Episode 4538

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Episode 4538 was broadcast on 12 February 2008, as part of Series 58.

Tim Reypert played Ian Scott, with Tim Reypert winning 100 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was James Whitaker, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tim Reypert Score Ian Scott Others Max.
1 NDCAEAGBO BONDAGE 7 – 7 BANDAGE DECAGON, DOGBANE* 7
2 ENOLSRIJT JOINERS 14 – 14 JOINERS JOINTERS, RETINOLS* 15
3 PSGTEOUSO STOOGES 21 – 14 SPOUTS GUSTOES*, OUTGOES* 22
4 ATPONRAQI PATRON 27 – 20 RATION ATROPIA* 29
5 25 10 3 8 7 6 → 245 245
25 × 10 − (8 − 3)
37 – 20 246


39
TTT SIRPRONE He forms part of a captive audience. PRISONER
6 EIRTSAHDO HARDIEST 45 – 20 ROASTED ASTEROID*, HOARIEST* 47
7 YRSIEILCU SLUICE 51 – 26 SLUICE CLERISY*, CRUISIE* 54
8 EDIPSDEMT IMPEDES 58 – 26 TIMES DEMISTED, DESPITED* 62
9 NHNOIERDO HINDER 64 – 32 DINNER HONORED*, HORDEIN*, RONDINO* 69
10 100 8 1 8 2 9 → 983 984
(9 + 1) × 100 − (8 + 8)
71 – 32

CV: 983 = (100 + 8 + 2) × 9 − 8 + 1

79
TTT RUNICSON Mythical beasts in Oxford, perhaps? UNICORNS
11 VNFAUAMPE FAME 71 – 37 FAUNA FAUNAE*, PAVANE, PNEUMA* 85
12 LAOTXELMA MALLET 77 – 37 totale ☓ OATMEAL*, OXALATE* 92
13 IABTNOKEZ OBTAIN 83 – 37 BATON BOTANIZE 100
14 25 6 1 6 10 9 → 617 618
(10 + 9 + 6) × 25 − 6 − 1
90 – 37 619


107
15 PHONEBOXE XENOPHOBE
(2.5 seconds)
100 – 37 117


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