Episode 4552

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Episode 4552 was broadcast on 3 March 2008, as part of Series 58.

Barry Smith played Vic Goodall, with Barry Smith winning 75 – 63. The Dictionary Corner guest was Rick Wakeman, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Barry Smith Score Vic Goodall Others Max.
1 DPXEOURLS SOURED 6 – 6 SOURED DRUPELS*, LEPROUS*, PELORUS*, PLEXORS*, POLDERS*, SLURPED 7
2 DITBESRUI BRUISED 13 – 13 BRUISED BIRDIES*, BRIDIES*, BRUITED*, BUSTIER, DIRTIES, DISTURB*, DITSIER*, DUSTIER*, SUBEDIT* 14
3 ROSPAODSI SPOORS 19 – 13 parsis ☓ APODOSIS* 22
4 ONMESROUC SERMON 25 – 19 MOUSER CONSUMER, CORNEOUS*, ENORMOUS*, MUCRONES* 30
5 75 6 10 4 10 8 → 514 510 25 – 29 514
(75 + 10) × 6 + 4


40
TTT HOMOSAPS Use your head to get this, and a bit of bottle. SHAMPOOS
6 HINVAFMEO FAMINE 31 – 29 MOVIE ANOMIE* 46
7 BHLAAUTPA HULA 31 – 34 ALPHA ABLAUT, BALATA* 52
8 EQRIANFRO REFRAIN 38 – 34 INFER FORERAN* 59
9 MSEEJTOEG MEETS 43 – 39 MEETS EMOTES, ESTEEM* 65
10 50 5 9 2 1 3 → 382 382
(5 + 3) × 50 − 9 × 2
53 – 39 384


75
TTT RATEUSER A chest everyone wants to get their hands on. TREASURE
11 IASNRDETC RANDIEST 61 – 47 STRAINED DICENTRAS 93
12 RDNAOTEAW DOWNRATE 69 – 47 WANTED DANEWORT* 101
13 TKNIEAYTE INTAKE 75 – 53 KITTEN KYANITE 108
14 50 75 3 2 6 5 → 632 75 – 63 632
(75 + 6 − 2) × (5 + 3)


118
15 SCOURONCE 75 – 63 CONCOURSE 128
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