Episode 4707

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Episode 4707 was broadcast on 7 November 2008, as part of Series 59.

Martin Bishop played Thomas Cappleman, with Martin Bishop winning 94 – 67. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Martin Bishop Score Thomas Cappleman Others Max.
1 MFCIEOZCA MACE 0 – 5 COMIC AMICE*, AZOIC*, CAMEO, COMAE*, MAFIC*, MAIZE* 5
2 RBGCEAOJY BRACE 5 – 5 brocage ☓ BOCAGE*, BORAGE*, CARBOY, CYBORG*, JERBOA* 11
3 PMTIAIRSO IMPORTS 12 – 12 IMPORTS AMORIST*, ARMPITS*, IMPAIRS, IMPARTS*, IMPASTO, TROPISM* 18
4 DRXRAOIKE DORKIER 19 – 12 DARKER EXORDIA, KARROID* 25
5 2 10 9 10 6 1 → 515 511 19 – 19 518
9 × 6 × 10 − (10 + 1) × 2

CV: 514/516 Best: 514 = 9 × (10 − 2) × (6 + 1) + 10

32
TTT TUGSSELF A boxing match for homeless snails, perhaps? SLUGFEST
6 RDTLOUINE OUTLINED 27 – 27 OUTLINED OUTLINER*, ROUTINED, UNDERLIT 40
7 GLTAEANSA TANGLES 34 – 34 TANGLES AGNATES*, LASAGNE, SEALANT* 47
8 TNDFOIUBE UNITED 40 – 40 UNITED BOUDIN*, BUNTED*, DUNITE*, FOETID*, FONDUE*, FUNDIE*, OBTUND*, OUTBID, UNTIED* 53
9 RGSAEISMT MIGRATES 48 – 48 MIGRATES MAGISTERS 71
10 6 10 6 8 8 2 → 732 732
(6 × 10 + 8 ÷ 8) × 6 × 2
58 – 48 734


81
TTT DOCKTREE The price of salad leaves went through the roof. ROCKETED
11 RTSAEAMPE AMPERES 65 – 55 REPEATS SEPARATE* 89
12 NHSSEIEDR SHINERS 72 – 62 HEIRESS DIRENESS 97
13 PLDUAEVTU VAULTED 79 – 62 PLATED 104
14 50 75 100 25 6 4 → 960 953
(6 + 4) × 100 − 50 + 75 ÷ 25
84 – 67 953
(6 + 4) × 100 − 50 + 75 ÷ 25

Best: 961 = (75 × 50 + 100 − 6) ÷ 4

111
15 SOUPERFLY PROFUSELY
(17.5 seconds)
94 – 67 121
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