Episode 4680

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Episode 4680 was broadcast on 1 October 2008, as part of Series 59.

Junaid Mubeen played Margaret Batters, with Junaid Mubeen winning 97 – 27. The Dictionary Corner guest was Barry Cryer, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Junaid Mubeen Score Margaret Batters Others Max.
1 CRSVOEIJE REVISE 0 – 8 REJOICES 8
2 LGDAIRAIT RADIAL 6 – 14 LARIAT DIGITAL 15
3 LDDYTEAIA DILATED 13 – 14 trailed ☓ ALIDADE*, LYDDITE* 22
4 ZQOTIETRN TINTER 19 – 20 ROTTEN TRITONE 29
5 7 6 9 5 2 1 → 909 918 ☓ 19 – 20

CV: 909 = ((2 × 7 + 6) × 5 + 1) × 9

39
TTT HATEWARE Crying slightly over this lovely bird. WHEATEAR
6 AHENOMNAL ANNEAL 25 – 20 MOAN MANHOLE 46
7 XPSIEORMN PROMISE 32 – 20 MONIES MERINOS*, ORPINES*, PROXIES 53
8 NESODTANC DONATES 39 – 20 TONED CONTENDS*, SCANDENT 61
9 MLNUEOMTA OMENTAL 46 – 20 tandem ☓ LOMENTUM* 69
10 75 25 9 1 3 1 → 805 805
(75 + 25 + 1) × (9 − 1) − 3
56 – 20 804


79
TTT ECHOPREY What Ken may earn for dancing in the street, perhaps? CORYPHEE
11 WDRROEAEA ARROWED 63 – 20 DRAWER AWARDEE, AWARDER*, OARWEED* 86
12 KETISBEOR BRISKET 70 – 27 BRISKET RIETBOKS* 94
13 LTCUIENRS CISTERN 77 – 27 CRUISE CURLIEST*, CUTLINES*, INSULTER*, LUSTRINE*, TUNICLES*, UTRICLES 102
14 75 1 1 5 7 7 → 481 481
(75 − 7) × 7 + 5
87 – 27 481 ☓


112
15 CIGARETTS STRATEGIC
(8.25 seconds)
97 – 27 122
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