Episode 4635

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Episode 4635 was broadcast on 2 July 2008, as part of Series 59.

Neil MacKenzie played Ken Dunbar, with Neil MacKenzie winning 72 – 69. The Dictionary Corner guest was Barry Norman, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Neil MacKenzie Score Ken Dunbar Others Max.
1 RGIRSEONX IGNORES 7 – 0 ORGIES IGNORERS* 8
2 FMEEDSDOA DEFAMES 14 – 0 DOMES DEFAMED* 15
3 TEAPTNEPS PATENTS 21 – 7 PATENTS NEATEST*, NEPETAS*, PATTENS*, PENATES*, SEPTATE*, TAPPETS* 22
4 RPNOAASIT APRONS 27 – 13 APRONS ASPIRANT, PARTISAN*, SPARTINA* 30
5 75 100 2 10 8 2 → 898 900
(8 + 2 ÷ 2) × 100
34 – 20 900
(8 + 2 ÷ 2) × 100

CV: 898 = (10 + 2) × 75 − 2

40
TTT SCAREHIM Scare him? These females breathe fire! CHIMERAS
6 NLEIGJROM JINGLER 41 – 27 MONGREL GREMLIN 47
7 DRINSOEDT RINSED 47 – 33 RINSED TRENDOIDS* 65
8 QLNAOGHUE ANGLE 52 – 38 LAUGH HALOGEN 72
9 BALLUTECW cueball ☓ 52 – 44 WALLET BULLACE*, BULLATE* 79
10 75 6 5 1 10 4 → 927 930
((4 − 1) × 6 + 75) × 10
59 – 44 930 ☓

Best: 928 = (75 + 10 − 1) × (6 + 5) + 4

86
TTT PAULRICE It's abnormal in an odd sort of way. PECULIAR
11 TMNIAFBET FATTEN 65 – 50 FAMINE AMBIENT*, FITMENT 93
12 RSOEKRVIY rosery ☓ 65 – 55 VISOR REVISORY* 101
13 DREOCLZAP PLACED 65 – 62 PAROLED LEOPARD, PRELOAD* 108
14 100 7 10 3 5 8 → 271 270
3 × (100 − 5) − (8 + 7)
72 – 69 270
100 × 3 − (8 + 5 + 7 + 10)

CV: 271 = (100 − 10) × 3 + 8 − 7

118
15 ETCHCARDS 72 – 69 starched ☓
(28.25 seconds)
SCRATCHED 128
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