Episode 4620

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Episode 4620 was broadcast on 11 June 2008, as part of Series 58.

Neil Sneddon played Tony Gilgun, with Tony Gilgun winning 86 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Alastair Stewart, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Neil Sneddon Score Tony Gilgun Others Max.
1 LRTOEENSA ANTLERS 7 – 0 STOLEN ENTRESOL, OLEASTER*, RESONATE* 8
2 IEARMSMAC ARMIES 7 – 7 CAMERAS MARASMIC* 16
3 NUCOTESEP POUNCES 14 – 7 COUNTS CENOTES*, CONTUSE, PECTENS*, PENTOSE*, POTENCE*, TOUPEES* 23
4 OEIRGNDOW WORDING 21 – 14 WRONGED DOWERING*, RODEOING 31
5 75 1 10 3 1 4 → 728 726
(75 − 1 − 1) × 10 − 4
28 – 14 725

CV: 728 = (75 − 3) × 10 + (1 + 1) × 4

41
TTT DIVETEEN It falls fast according to the hymn. EVENTIDE
6 IEAUPSJDT STUPID 34 – 14 stupid ☓7 DISPUTE, UPDATES 48
7 RNTIEARQD TARRIED 41 – 21 TRAINED DETRAIN*, DRAINER*, RANDIER*, RETRAIN*, TARDIER*, TERRAIN*, TRAINER 55
8 EOEORHBNL BORNE 46 – 26 BORNE BOREHOLE* 63
9 GFCIAUORS FROGS 46 – 32 CIGARS GRACIOUS 71
10 25 2 1 9 8 7 → 661 658 46 – 39 663
8 × 25 × (2 + 1) + 9 × 7

CV: 660 Best: 660 = (25 + 8) × (9 + 1) × 2

78
TTT LIFTROSS They can help you say it when lost for words. FLORISTS
11 PLSEEIDTA STAPLED 46 – 57 DEPILATES 96
12 OAAENSNVL NAVELS 52 – 63 SLOVEN ANNEALS*, NOVENAS 103
13 PATISOTIL PATOIS 58 – 69 PISTOL TALIPOTS 111
14 25 3 7 1 7 1 → 487 492
25 × (3 × 7 − 1) − 7 − 1
65 – 76 492
25 × (3 × 7 − 1) − 7 − 1

CV: 487 = (3 × 7 − 1) × (25 − 1) + 7

121
15 CIGOCHURN 65 – 86 CROUCHING
(15.75 seconds)
131
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