Episode 4748

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Episode 4748 was broadcast on 2 February 2009, as part of Series 60.

Zoe Bowman played Andrew Hodges, with Zoe Bowman winning 83 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Inverdale, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Zoe Bowman Score Andrew Hodges Others Max.
1 GODXEMADT DOTAGE 6 – 6 MOATED DODGEM, GOADED*, GODDAM* 6
2 EAIPKTZSI PASTIE 12 – 6 sitake ☓ PIETAS*, PITIES*, TIKIAS* 12
3 LNRAUSMLE MULLERS 19 – 13 SMALLER MENSURAL*, NUMERALS 20
4 UOENCJDLE CLONED 25 – 19 CLONED JOUNCED 27
5 25 5 9 4 10 8 → 834 835
4 × 25 × 8 + 5 × 9 − 10
32 – 19 831

RR: 834 = (25 × 8 + 9) × 4 − 10 ÷ 5

37
TTT HOGDRAIN Gathering up the advertising board. HOARDING
6 AEIRTMTSA ATTIRES 39 – 26 MATTERS METATARSI* 55
7 BGLDEAEET BELATED 46 – 33 BLEATED DELEGATE 63
8 UAOPNWNME unopen ☓ 46 – 39 WEAPON NOUMENA* 70
9 DSRRAIEST TARRIED 53 – 46 RAIDERS DISASTER, DISRATES*, STRIDERS*, TARSIERS* 78
10 50 100 75 25 4 3 → 895 896
75 × 4 × 3 − 100 ÷ 25
60 – 46 900

RR: 895 = (100 + 75 + 4) × (50 ÷ 25 + 3)

88
TTT EVECRIER It's officially part of the telephone. RECEIVER
11 FPTHOIEOQ FOOTIE 66 – 52 FOOTIE 94
12 IEUNRRSNO RUNNERS 73 – 59 SUNNIER REUNIONS* 102
13 RGSFRIEAI FAIRER 73 – 66 FAIRIES FRIARIES*, RARIFIES* 110
14 50 4 4 2 8 8 → 664 73 – 73 660
(50 + 4 × 4) × (8 + 2)

Best: 664 = 50 × (4 × 2 + 4) + 8 × 8

120
15 KINGRUBEN BUNKERING
(3.25 seconds)
83 – 73 130
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