Episode 4610

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Episode 4610 was broadcast on 28 May 2008, as part of Series 58.

Jonathan Coles played Connie Hird, with Jonathan Coles winning 79 – 36. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tom O'Connor, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jonathan Coles Score Connie Hird Others Max.
1 RCFAETYEM CREMATE 7 – 0 CRAFTY 7
2 NTOECODOT COTTONED 15 – 8 COTTONED 15
3 NTGAESPAI PASTING 22 – 8 pasteing ☓ PAGINATES 33
4 RHEUADNED unheaded ☓ 22 – 14 ENDEAR HARDENED 41
5 75 6 10 1 5 10 → 145 149
(6 − 5 + 1) × 75 − 10 ÷ 10
29 – 14

CV: 145 = (6 + 1) × 10 + 75

51
TTT DUMSPROG Do these sweets expose your teeth? GUMDROPS
6 TSPAEAREZ SEPARATE 37 – 14 paster ☓ TRAPEZES 59
7 LDTEOPGIR PILOTED 44 – 21 PILOTED DIOPTRE, DROPLET*, GLORIED*, GODLIER*, GOITRED*, PERIDOT*, PLEDGER*, PODGIER*, POLITER, TRIPLED* 66
8 CGDIATOKO DACOIT 50 – 21 DOCK COGITO* 72
9 LXSEIDSAI LIAISED 57 – 21 SIDLE DAILIES*, DAISIES, LIAISES*, SEDILIA* 79
10 1 6 5 8 2 50 → 167 162 57 – 28 163
(1 + 2) × 50 + 8 + 5

CV: 167 = (50 + 6) × (5 − 2) − 1

89
TTT BIDETEND Owing money, or perhaps just gratitude. INDEBTED
11 RMRIERSAB MARRIES 57 – 36 BARRIERS 97
12 VRIEAWMUP VAMPIRE 64 – 36 UMPIRE PURVIEW*, VAMPIER* 104
13 SMLAITNEO AILMENTS 72 – 36 ENTAILS AMNIOTES*, LAMINOSE*, LOAMIEST*, MANLIEST*, SEMOLINA, TOENAILS 112
14 1 6 2 4 7 25 → 315 314
(6 × 2 + 1) × 25 − (7 + 4)
79 – 36 312

CV: 315 = (7 + 6) × 25 − (4 + 1) × 2

122
15 PRIMALSTY 79 – 36 PALMISTRY 132
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