Episode 4589

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Episode 4589 was broadcast on 29 April 2008, as part of Series 58.

David Preedy played Ellen Hill, with Ellen Hill winning 72 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Keith Barron, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Preedy Score Ellen Hill Others Max.
1 EIECMNNTE EMINENCE 8 – 0 ENTICE ENCEINTE* 8
2 SNPAOIRDE parisoned ☓ 8 – 8 SPRAINED ANEROIDS, ANODISER*, DIASPORE*, OPERANDS*, PARODIES*, PADRINOS*, PADRONES, PONIARDS*, PRISONED* 16
3 IOURCWPPE COPPER 14 – 14 COPPER COPIER*, COWRIE, RECOUP* 22
4 DSNIAATSO STAINS 20 – 20 STANDS SONATAS 29
5 25 75 50 100 10 3 → 415 425 ☓ 20 – 20

CV: 415 = (50 − (100 ÷ 25 − 3)) × 10 − 75

39
TTT GURNMATE It's better to solve it than start it. ARGUMENT
6 LRSIEEBSU blesser ☓ 20 – 27 BRUISES BLUESIER*, SUBERISE* 47
7 OUITMSGXO MOIST 25 – 32 MOIST OSTIUM* 53
8 TLNIEANVA NATIVE 25 – 39 VALIANT ALANINE* 60
9 OUALDSTFI FLOUTS 31 – 45 FLOUTS DUALIST, FISTULA*, OUTSAIL, STIFADO* 67
10 100 5 7 2 3 10 → 590 590
5 × 100 + (7 + 2) × 10
41 – 55 590
3 × 2 × 100 − 10


77
TTT CARSLIME Smokey's extraordinary backing, perhaps? MIRACLES
11 EAORJNYEI JOINERY 48 – 55 JOINER ENJOYER* 84
12 TCDAEARRI DIRECT 48 – 62 CARRIED AIRDATE*, ERRATIC*, RADIATE*, TARDIER*, TARRIED 91
13 OAOTHPSED SOOTHED 55 – 62 shooted ☓ POTHEADS 99
14 75 10 10 5 1 8 → 348 348
(75 + 10) × (5 − 1) + 8
65 – 62 344


109
15 DESERTPAL 65 – 72 PLASTERED
(9.25 seconds)
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