Episode 4798

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Episode 4798 was broadcast on 17 April 2009, as part of Series 60.

Shane Roberts played George Robertson, with Shane Roberts winning 90 – 80. The Dictionary Corner guest was David Lloyd, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Shane Roberts Score George Robertson Others Max.
1 CEGORIHER RICHER 6 – 6 GROCER CHEERIO*, COHERER* 7
2 CONDASETU COASTED 13 – 13 COUNTED OUTDANCES 25
3 VIBASEDOM ABIDES 19 – 19 MOVIES ABODES*, ADOBES*, ADVISE*, AMIDES*, AVOIDS*, BEDIMS*, BIASED*, BIOMES*, BODIES*, BOVIDS*, DEMOBS*, IMBEDS*, VADOSE*, VIDEOS* 31
4 UINQSAERC ACQUIRES 27 – 19 SEQUIN 39
5 9 6 5 7 6 4 → 191 192
4 × 5 × 9 + 6 + 6
34 – 19 190 ☓

RR: 191 = 6 × 5 × 7 − (9 + 6 + 4)

49
TTT SIEGESUN Very clever people who might live in lamps. GENIUSES
6 GIEFOTIST EGOTIST 41 – 19 FIST 56
7 TABETOKAG BEGOT 46 – 19 boatage ☓ ABATE*, AGATE*, BEGAT, BOTTE*, GOTTA* 61
8 MUDAINOSE SUNDAE 46 – 26 SIDEMAN DOMAINES 69
9 RUSOMESAT MASTERS 53 – 33 MASTERS MAESTROS*, MESOSAUR* 77
10 75 25 8 1 9 9 → 577 577
8 × 75 − 25 + 9 ÷ 9 + 1
63 – 43 577
8 × 75 − 25 + 9 ÷ 9 + 1


87
TTT SECTHUNT Crazy about wooden boxes, maybe? CHESTNUT
11 TOWENINED ENTWINED 71 – 51 ENTWINED 95
12 LAJEOSLPE PLEASE 77 – 57 PLEASE POLLEES* 102
13 ZOFILEXAR FLEXOR 83 – 63 FOXIER FERIAL*, FOLIAR*, FRAZIL*, LAZIER*, LOAFER* 108
14 75 100 7 1 8 6 → 467 466
6 × 75 + 7 + 1 + 8
90 – 70 466
6 × 75 + 7 + 1 + 8

RR: 466/468 Best: 467 = (75 + 6) × 7 − 100

118
15 CRANENOUN 90 – 80 ANNOUNCER
(0.5 seconds)
128
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