Episode 4831

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Episode 4831 was broadcast on 3 June 2009, as part of Series 60.

Ian Sinclair played Chris Kirby, with Chris Kirby winning 103 – 28. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Digance, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ian Sinclair Score Chris Kirby Others Max.
1 OIENRTTNT ORIENT 0 – 7 INTONER TONTINE*, TRITONE 7
2 RFDAEAMSW DREAMS 0 – 14 SWARMED SEAWARD 14
3 NPLGEOIBU PLUNGE 0 – 21 ELOPING BLUEING*, IGNOBLE*, LOUPING* 21
4 TLDIEOFCL FOLD 0 – 27 FOETID COLLIDE 28
5 100 10 6 6 7 2 → 932 936 0 – 37 932
(100 − 7) × 10 + 2


38
TTT ISNTLACY If you're clad this way, it probably is lacy. SCANTILY
6 STROUACEN COSTER 0 – 45 ENACTORS COURANTES, COURTESAN, NECTAROUS* 56
7 AEARMPHPS PAMPERS 7 – 52 PAMPERS APPEARS*, HAMPERS, MAPPERS*, PARAPHS*, PERHAPS*, PHARMAS*, PREAMPS* 63
8 NRSUAOPJD POURS 7 – 59 PARDONS ADJOURNS 71
9 OEISGDCDE COSIED 13 – 65 DODGES GEODESIC 79
10 75 4 4 3 1 8 → 731 13 – 72 734
(8 + 3 − 1) × 75 − 4 × 4

RR: 731 = (4 × 4 + 75) × 8 + 3

89
TTT ACIDGRAN Might this be worn by the Light Brigade? CARDIGAN
11 IAEHRSGTN SHEARING 21 – 80 ANGRIEST INGATHERS 107
12 RKTAOUONE atoner ☓ 21 – 86 TANKER OUTRANK 114
13 IEALYSRNS SAILERS 28 – 93 NAILERS INLAYERS*, RAINLESS 122
14 100 10 8 9 6 2 → 823 822 28 – 103 823
(100 − 8) × 9 − 10 ÷ 2


132
15 YETISCALP plasticey ☓
(11 seconds)
28 – 103 SPECIALTY 142
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