Episode 4829

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Episode 4829 was broadcast on 1 June 2009, as part of Series 60.

James Doohan played Rob Thomas, with James Doohan winning 91 – 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Digance, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection James Doohan Score Rob Thomas Others Max.
1 NSJEAMTUC JEANS 5 – 5 MEANS MUNTJACS* 8
2 PGLIEESQO ELOPES 11 – 5 gloops ☓ GOSPEL, LIEGES*, PILOSE*, POLEIS* 14
3 NTMOEOXRI MONITOR 18 – 12 EMOTION IONOMER*, MOONIER 21
4 EUAGSDBTZ STAGED 24 – 18 BADGES BUDGETS 28
5 75 8 5 1 2 10 → 145 145
(8 − 1) × 10 + 75
34 – 28 145
75 × 2 − 5


38
TTT MOBSLIME You might have to think like a clot for this one. EMBOLISM
6 NINECOSFR conier ☓ 34 – 34 SINNER CONFINES*, CONIFERS, FORENSIC, FORNICES*, INFERNOS* 46
7 RTSVEIOTD SORTIED 41 – 41 STRIVED DEVISOR*, DEVOIRS*, DISTORT*, DIVERTS*, DOTTERS*, DOTTIER*, EDITORS*, STEROID*, STORIED*, TRIODES*, TRIVETS*, VISORED*, VOIDEST* 53
8 NELARATLY LATERAL 48 – 41 LATELY ALERTLY* 60
9 GPDOETMIF MIDGET 54 – 41 MOTIF FIDGET*, FOETID*, GIFTED*, GIMPED* 66
10 25 4 8 4 1 10 → 352 352
(10 + 4) × 25 + 8 ÷ 4
64 – 51 352
(10 + 4) × 25 + 8 ÷ 4


76
TTT RANFIGHT The object is far away; a penny for your thoughts. FARTHING
11 RASRORKSI SOARS 69 – 56 SOARS KAIROS*, KAROSS*, KARRIS*, SKIRRS* 82
12 CNDEAOTRP PRONATED 77 – 56 patroned ☓ ENDOCARP*, NOTECARD 90
13 WDNUOETBM MOUNTED 84 – 63 MOUNTED DEMOUNT, UNBOWED* 97
14 25 50 100 75 4 2 → 755 750
(100 ÷ 25 + 4 + 2) × 75
91 – 70 750
4 × 2 × 100 − 50

RR: 754 = (75 ÷ 25 + 2) × (100 + 50) + 4
Best: 755 = (75 × 4 + 2) × (100 + 25) ÷ 50

107
15 WELDSPOON 91 – 70 DOWNSLOPE 117
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