Episode 4648

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Episode 4648 was broadcast on 21 July 2008, as part of Series 59.

Margaret Taroni played Frank Larkin, with Frank Larkin winning 77 – 61. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Sergeant, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Margaret Taroni Score Frank Larkin Others Max.
1 SNLTREAEM malters ☓ 0 – 7 LAMENTS LAMENTERS 18
2 CDIUEGPIS SPICED 6 – 13 GUIDES SUICIDE* 25
3 RLZOEINFA FLORIN 12 – 19 FROZEN AILERON, ALIENOR* 32
4 THRIACUWB HAIRCUT 19 – 19 CHART 39
5 100 6 3 6 1 3 → 464 19 – 29 464
100 × (6 − 1) − (3 + 3) × 6


49
TTT BLEACHME The answer will reveal its source. BECHAMEL
6 SRJEAUMDO AMUSED 19 – 36 MAJORED ADJURES, AROUSED*, JUMARED*, RADOMES, REMUDAS* 56
7 NDYIEUTPS DISPUTE 26 – 43 PUNIEST DENSITY*, DESTINY, PUNDITS, PUNTIES*, STIPEND, UNIPEDS* 63
8 LSRAEODTA STARED 32 – 49 TRADES DELATORS*, LEOTARDS, LODESTAR 71
9 PNEGEOMTU TONGUE 38 – 49 MOUNT UMPTEEN 78
10 50 6 1 5 9 10 → 848 848 ☓ 38 – 56 846
(10 + 6) × 50 + 9 × 5 + 1

CV: 848 = (10 + 6) × (9 − 5 − 1 + 50)

88
TTT RUDESPOT The most satisfied of all the peacocks. PROUDEST
11 NERVITSAB BANISTER 46 – 64 VIBRATES 96
12 SMREOILPE IMPLORES 54 – 64 PROMISE PROMISEE, REIMPOSE* 104
13 HDOASQEAR dashed ☓ 54 – 70 SHARED ADORES, ASHORE, DASHER*, DEHORS*, HOARDS*, HOARSE*, HORDES*, HORSED*, OREADS*, SHADER*, SHORED*, SOARED* 110
14 75 3 8 4 4 2 → 704 702
75 × (8 + 2) − 4 × 4 × 3
61 – 77 702
75 × (8 + 2) − 4 × 4 × 3

CV: 704 = (75 + 4 + 4 + 2 + 3) × 8

120
15 BALDCROOK 61 – 77 ROADBLOCK 130
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