Episode 4720

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Episode 4720 was broadcast on 26 November 2008, as part of Series 59.

Steve Elcock played Daryl Hawes, with Steve Elcock winning 81 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sue Cleaver, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Elcock Score Daryl Hawes Others Max.
1 KTIORMSAG RATIOS 6 – 0 gaitors ☓ AMORIST*, TROIKAS* 7
2 CTOREGALE ELECTOR 13 – 7 TREACLE RELOCATE 15
3 POERTDATS SPORTED 20 – 7 PATTED TETRAPODS 33
4 MIDARPOME RAMMED 26 – 13 PRIMED EMPORIA, MERMAID, PRIMMED* 40
5 100 10 4 1 9 2 → 794 794
(9 − 1) × 100 − 4 − 2
36 – 23 794
(9 − 1) × 100 − (10 − 4)


50
TTT WISEWARM One piece or two goes in at the deep end. SWIMWEAR
6 SCIMEITDO MISTED 42 – 23 moisted ☓ COMITIES*, DOMESTIC, SEMIOTIC* 58
7 NURLSEISJ runless ☓ 42 – 30 SUNRISE INJURES, INSURES*, NURSIES*, SILENUS* 65
8 TDAENLISE sandles ☓ 42 – 48 DATELINES DENTALISE 83
9 WOBTXIOYQ BOOTY 47 – 53 BOOTY BOXTY*, OXBOW* 88
10 75 5 7 7 2 8 → 945 942
(5 + 7) × 75 + (8 − 2) × 7
54 – 53

CV: 944/946 Best: 945 = (75 × 2 − 8 − 7) × 7

98
TTT NAILBITS Shh! It sounds like the answer. SIBILANT
11 PINZERSON SPINNER 61 – 53 nosier ☓7 ORPINES*, PENSION 105
12 RRAOLVOEN LOVER 66 – 58 LOVER OVERRAN*, VERONAL 112
13 CDIUITNTA ANTIC 71 – 63 TAINT TITANIC 119
14 50 6 8 3 3 4 → 441 441
(50 + 6) × 8 − (3 + 4)
81 – 63


129
15 FARMFOOTS 81 – 73 STAFFROOM
(16 seconds)
139
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