Episode 4631

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Episode 4631 was broadcast on 26 June 2008, as part of Series 59.

Lee Simmonds played Brian Gregory, with Lee Simmonds winning 91 – 69. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ken Bruce, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Lee Simmonds Score Brian Gregory Others Max.
1 HCFNAIEAS FANCIES 7 – 7 FINCHES CHAINES*, FASCIAE*, FASCINE*, FIANCES 7
2 TNUHEEVSO EVENTS 13 – 13 EVENTS VENTOUSE* 15
3 DLSREUIRO LORRIES 20 – 20 SOLDIER DURRIES*, LOURIES*, LOUSIER, SLURRED, SOLIDER*, SURLIER* 22
4 DSLIOWRES SOLDIERS 28 – 20 ROWDIES WORDLESS 30
5 75 7 5 3 10 7 → 852 844
(75 + 5 + 3) × 10 + 7 + 7
33 – 20

CV: 852 = (75 + 7 + 3) × 10 + 7 − 5

40
TTT TRUELADY A true lady should avoid this activity. ADULTERY
6 NDMEOOBPA BOOMED 39 – 26 MOANED ABDOMEN 47
7 YNDTEOILI EDITION 46 – 33 EDITION LENTOID 54
8 TFKTEAIRT TATTIER 53 – 40 FATTIER TITRATE* 61
9 NDPSEEODE DEPENDS 60 – 40 deepened ☓ DEEPENS*, DEPOSED*, DESPOND, SPEEDED*, SPONDEE 68
10 4 5 9 7 2 2 → 458 60 – 40 454 ☓

Best: 458 = (9 × 5 × (7 − 2) + 4) × 2

78
TTT MOBYLOOT I'd rather have a full bottle in front of me than this. LOBOTOMY
11 JMSLUIAIM MAULS 65 – 45 JAILS LAMIUMS* 85
12 TBCEAAGZO GAZEBO 71 – 51 GAZEBO CABOTAGE* 93
13 CPTSEEAUL capulets ☓ 71 – 69 SPECULATE PECULATES* 111
14 25 8 2 3 7 2 → 336 336
7 × 2 × 25 − (3 × 2 + 8)
81 – 69 334


121
15 LACINGMIX CLIMAXING
(2.75 seconds)
91 – 69 131
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