Episode 4788

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Episode 4788 was broadcast on 3 April 2009, as part of Series 60.

Joe Caruana played Sue Keable, with Joe Caruana winning 81 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jerry Springer, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Joe Caruana Score Sue Keable Others Max.
1 OUESLRLMA SMALLER 7 – 0 morales ☓ SLALOMER 8
2 DTNMEIEVS INVESTED 15 – 0 DEMENTS SEDIMENT* 16
3 IAONPPTEB APPOINT 22 – 0 POINTE ANTIPOPE* 24
4 WSTXIOIDR IDIOTS 28 – 0 WORST DISTRO*, DROITS* 30
5 75 3 9 2 2 7 → 965 967 ☓ 28 – 0

RR: 965 = 75 × (9 + 2 + 2) − (7 + 3)

40
TTT EARPRIDE Fixed something and put the odd socks back together. REPAIRED
6 TTRKEUEDD UTTERED 35 – 7 UTTERED DUETTED 47
7 AOUSTBFEJ JOUST 35 – 13 JABOTS BEAUTS, BUTEOS*, ESTUFA*, FOETUS*, OBJETS*, OBTUSE* 53
8 CPNMAOENS CAMEOS 41 – 19 CAPONS ANCONES*, ENCAMPS, MANNOSE*, MOPANES* 60
9 OIATHSRAL TRIALS 47 – 25 RATIOS HARLOTS, HARTALS*, HIROLAS*, LARIATS*, ORALIST*, SHARIAT*, SOLARIA*, SOLATIA, TAILORS* 67
10 100 7 9 2 10 1 → 326 325 ☓ 47 – 25 324 ☓

RR: 326 = (100 + 9) × (10 − 7) − 1

77
TTT NOISYHUG Not particularly old, a bit like Jimmy. YOUNGISH
11 EIERRSYRO SORRIER 54 – 25 ROSIER ORRERIES* 85
12 CPTNAOIZR CAPTION 61 – 32 CAPTION APRICOT*, CANTRIP*, CORTINA 92
13 OUAIFRLHG FLOUR 66 – 37 FRAIL FIGURAL* 99
14 25 2 8 9 6 7 → 944 950
(8 × 2 + 9 + 6 + 7) × 25
71 – 37

RR: 942/946 Best: 944 = 25 × (7 × 8 − 9 × 2) − 6

109
15 NOELSNICE INSOLENCE
(12 seconds)
81 – 37 enclosing ☓
(2.75 seconds)
119
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