Episode 4590

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Episode 4590 was broadcast on 30 April 2008, as part of Series 58.

Ellen Hill played Allannah Steadman, with Allannah Steadman winning 90 – 62. The Dictionary Corner guest was Keith Barron, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ellen Hill Score Allannah Steadman Others Max.
1 TYLIOEFRA REALITY 7 – 7 REALITY FLOATIER* 8
2 WSKIAUSBI BIAS 7 – 12 BASIS KIASUS* 14
3 TJROOADPI RAPID 12 – 17 PATIO PAROTID 21
4 TGEASNADE AGENTS 12 – 24 STANDEE ENDGATES* 29
5 50 4 7 1 2 8 → 613 613
(8 + 4) × 50 + 7 × 2 − 1
22 – 34 613
(8 + 4) × 50 + 7 × 2 − 1


39
TTT RARESHOW This nag is spoiling for a fight. WARHORSE
6 TNOIZCMAI TONIC 22 – 40 ATONIC AMNIOTIC 47
7 SDSOEENHR ENDORSES 30 – 48 ENDORSES 55
8 NTIERCISO CISTERN 37 – 55 SECTION CORNIEST*, CROSTINI*, INCITERS* 63
9 RNPEAETLA PATERNAL 45 – 63 PARENTAL PRENATAL 71
10 25 7 10 4 5 1 → 833 832 ☓ 45 – 70 830
(10 × 4 − 7) × 25 + 5

CV: 833 = (5 × 25 − (10 − 4)) × 7

81
TTT AMINISON It's easy, there are no zeds in the answer. INSOMNIA
11 DRGEIEMVA MIRAGE 51 – 76 ADMIRE DIVERGE*, GRIEVED 88
12 TPAELREBA pleater ☓ 51 – 84 RATEABLE TEARABLE* 96
13 SNDEOEHFO HOOFED 57 – 90 HOOFED DONEES*, FOEHNS*, HOONED*, NODOSE*, NOOSED*, NOSHED*, NOSODE*, ODEONS*, SHOOED* 102
14 25 4 2 3 6 3 → 337 331
(6 + 4 + 3) × 25 + 3 × 2
62 – 90 338 ☓

CV: 337 = (25 + 3) × 2 × 6 + 4 − 3

112
15 PIGNORANT poranting ☓
(29 seconds)
62 – 90 PRONATING 122
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