Episode 4614

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Episode 4614 was broadcast on 3 June 2008, as part of Series 58.

Jonathan Coles played Connie Watson, with Jonathan Coles winning 75 – 57. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ricky Tomlinson, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: The conundrum had two valid solutions: MEDICINAL and ADMINICLE.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jonathan Coles Score Connie Watson Others Max.
1 LTNAOMNAE OMENTAL 7 – 0 LAMENT MALONATE*, NEONATAL 8
2 DTKIACFEM TICKED 13 – 0 MATED DACITE*, MEDICK*, TACKED, TACKIE* 14
3 PTPOIDGIQ diptoid ☓ 13 – 5 IDIOT DIGIT*, GIPPO*, PIPIT* 19
4 EEALDITBS BELATED 20 – 12 DEBATES ABSEILED*, BEADIEST, DIABETES, EDITABLE* 27
5 100 8 4 5 7 2 → 820 820
8 × 100 + 4 × 5
30 – 22 820
8 × 100 + 4 × 5


37
TTT EVACIGAR A home for angry clergymen, perhaps? VICARAGE
6 AEADNROTR ornater ☓ 30 – 27 DREAR NARRATED 45
7 ZRSAESMOX SMEARS 36 – 27 MORES MASERS*, MAZERS*, MORASS, RAMOSE*, SEROSA* 51
8 ERSIRLOVA LORRIES 43 – 27 LOVERS OVERSAIL, VALORISE* 59
9 YLSEANPDE DEPLANES 51 – 27 PLANED ENDPLAYS 67
10 100 3 5 7 4 6 → 436 436 ☓ 51 – 34 437
4 × 100 + 7 × 5 + 6 ÷ 3

CV: 436 = (100 + 6 + 3) × 4

77
TTT BERETNUT Tea strainer for a dark lady. BRUNETTE
11 HSNAIGTOS HOSTING 58 – 34 hostings ☓ AGONISTS*, ASTONISH* STASHING* 85
12 EOWMROETS REMOTES 65 – 41 REMOTES EMOTERS*, METEORS*, TWOSOME* 92
13 JTCIENFAU ANTIC 65 – 47 FAUCET TUNICAE*, UNIFACE* 99
14 75 2 3 5 5 1 → 494 494
(75 − 5) × (5 + 2) + 3 + 1
75 – 47 480


109
15 LACEDMINI 75 – 57 MEDICINAL
(7 seconds)
119
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