Episode 4607

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Episode 4607 was broadcast on 23 May 2008, as part of Series 58.

Barbara Cleggett played Lee Bailey, with Lee Bailey winning 61 – 52. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Digance, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Barbara Cleggett Score Lee Bailey Others Max.
1 DGROEGNAE oranged ☓ 0 – 6 DRAGON ENGORGED, RENEGADO* 8
2 SNUDPAEUK SPADE 0 – 13 SPANKED UNASKED* 15
3 RNEOFSETR FORESTER 8 – 13 forteens ☓ FOSTERER*, REFOREST*, SOFTENER 23
4 TAICCOELG TOIL 12 – 13 coliage ☓ CALCITE, COELIAC*, GELCOAT 30
5 75 50 6 7 10 1 → 201 201
(10 − 6) × 50 + 1
22 – 23 201
(10 − 6) × 50 + 1


40
TTT HOGSPEED It doesn't have ink, but it can refill the pen. SHEEPDOG
6 AILBNAERH barline ☓ 22 – 29 NAILER ABELIAN*, HERNIAL*, INHALER* 47
7 CSOENSEFR CONFERS 29 – 36 SCREENS ENFORCES, FRESCOES* 55
8 NMPAEUBWE BEAM 33 – 40 NAME APEMEN*, PNEUMA* 61
9 MSIELDAUT DILUTES 40 – 47 DILUTES SIMULATED 79
10 25 4 10 8 8 2 → 713 720 40 – 54 712
(2 × 10 + 8) × 25 + 8 + 4

CV: 712 = (2 × 10 + 8) × 25 + 8 + 4
Best: 713 = (8 × 10 + 2 + 4) × 8 + 25

89
TTT ZAGPOACH This starter can never be too hot. GAZPACHO
11 SPAITRAES TRAIPSES 48 – 54 PIRATES ASPIRATES, PARASITES, SATRAPIES* 107
12 ROETTMIAS atormise ☓ 48 – 61 MATTERS ESTIMATOR* 125
13 NXOAYVOSZ NAVY 52 – 61 saxon ☓ SAXONY, SNOOZY* 131
14 75 6 9 10 2 2 → 404 404 ☓ 52 – 61

CV: 404 = (75 − 9) × 6 + 10 − 2

141
15 UNCLAIMPI 52 – 61 MUNICIPAL 151
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