Episode 4721

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Episode 4721 was broadcast on 27 November 2008, as part of Series 59.

Steve Elcock played Denis Kaye, with Denis Kaye winning 91 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sue Cleaver, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Elcock Score Denis Kaye Others Max.
1 TEGXIDPAR PAIRED 0 – 7 PIRATED DIPTERA*, PARTIED, TRIAGED* 7
2 HEMIMSEBY SHIMMY 6 – 13 SHIMMY 13
3 DAGSRENTO ROASTED 13 – 13 storaged ☓ DRAGONETS 31
4 TEDIJSNAL SLANTED 20 – 20 SLANTED DEINSTAL*, LANDTIES 39
5 100 3 4 4 9 1 → 130 130
(9 + 1) × 3 + 100
30 – 30 130
(9 + 1) × 3 + 100


49
TTT RUSESINS The bright boy wakes at the crack of dawn. SUNRISES
6 TLGEOEKFM FLEET 35 – 30 MOLE EMOTE*, GLEET*, GOLEM*, METOL*, MOTEL 54
7 RONNATSOI ORATIONS 43 – 30 ROOST NOTORNIS*, SONORANT* 62
8 DDOAINFVA AVID 43 – 35 AVOID DANAID*, NAVAID* 68
9 NEMSRLATI STRAIN 43 – 42 SMARTEN TERMINALS, TRAMLINES 86
10 25 3 1 8 10 1 → 413 413
8 × (1 + 1) × 25 + 10 + 3
53 – 52 413
8 × (1 + 1) × 25 + 10 + 3


96
TTT NOVAUSER An extremely hungry crow perhaps. RAVENOUS
11 HNEILRRTA HAILER 53 – 59 TRAINER ENTHRAL, HAIRNET*, HERNIAL*, INHALER*, LATRINE, RELIANT*, RETINAL*, RETIRAL*, RETRIAL*, RETRAIN*, TERRAIN*, THERIAN*, TRAILER*, TRENAIL 103
12 CLPEOATPC TOPPLE 59 – 65 TOPPLE POLECAT 110
13 WPROESZTO POWERS 65 – 71 TROOPS POOREST* 117
14 25 5 9 6 10 8 → 946 65 – 81 946
8 × 5 × 25 − 9 × 6


127
15 ANTSALTER 65 – 91 TRANSLATE
(16.5 seconds)
137
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