Episode 4665

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Episode 4665 was broadcast on 10 September 2008, as part of Series 59.

Debbi Flack played Mike Lambert, with Mike Lambert winning 107 – 75. The Dictionary Corner guest was Anton du Beke, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Debbi Flack Score Mike Lambert Others Max.
1 SRNTEEAND ENTERS 0 – 7 DERATES ENSNARED* 8
2 CTSNOIACG ACCOSTING 18 – 25 ACCOSTING 26
3 LSTOAIMVR MISTRAL 25 – 32 TAILORS MORALIST 34
4 FNNTEEUES TUNES 30 – 37 TEENS SENNET*, UNSEEN 40
5 50 75 1 8 3 9 → 302 301
(3 + 1) × 75 + 9 − 8
37 – 44 301
(3 + 1) × 75 + 9 − 8

CV: 302 = (50 − 1) × (9 − 3) + 8

50
TTT TINCRUST Teach the bad driver a lesson, perhaps? INSTRUCT
6 SZTPAOEBD BOASTED 44 – 51 BOASTED BEDPOST*, SABOTED*, TOPAZES 57
7 JBFROAEMT FORMATE 51 – 58 FORMATE BROMATE* 64
8 NSMPIOELA SAMPLE 51 – 65 IMPALES IMPANELS*, LAMINOSE*, MANIPLES, NEOPLASM*, PLEONASM*, SEMOLINA 72
9 KDNEIITST stinked ☓ 51 – 73 DINKIEST 80
10 25 5 5 1 10 10 → 453 51 – 80 450
(10 × 10 − 5) × 5 − 25

CV: 454 ☓ Best: 455 = (10 − 1) × 5 × 10 + 5

87
TTT DEAFMOTH Worked it out deep down under the sea. FATHOMED
11 RGTEAORMA GARTER 51 – 87 MARGATE ARROGATE* 95
12 LPXNEIAOG LEAPING 58 – 94 EXPLAIN POLEAXING 113
13 TRCQEIALH CHAIR 58 – 100 LITHER ALETHIC*, ARTICLE, CHARLIE, ETHICAL, RECITAL, THERIAC* 120
14 25 5 7 4 10 9 → 967 965
4 × 10 × 25 − 7 × 5
65 – 107 965
(7 × 5 + 4) × 25 − 10

CV: 967 = (25 × 10 − 7) × 4 − 5

130
15 NIPPYSLUG SUPPLYING
(2 seconds)
75 – 107 140
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