Episode 4861

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Episode 4861 was broadcast on 15 July 2009, as part of Series 61.

Andrew Hulme played Jonathan Good, with Andrew Hulme winning 101 – 50. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ian Hyland, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andrew Hulme Score Jonathan Good Others Max.
1 BPTUEOAVO UPBEAT 6 – 6 UPBEAT OBOVATE 7
2 EIONJNRIP PINION 12 – 6 pinnie ☓ RIPIENO* 14
3 LDTEOUNEG LOUNGED 19 – 13 LOUNGED EUGENOL*, GENTLED*, TELOGEN*, TOLUENE, TONGUED 21
4 EUESRDNIS SUNDRIES 27 – 21 SUNDRIES DIRENESS*, ENURESIS*, REISSUED*, RESIDUES*, RUDENESS* 29
5 6 7 10 4 1 5 → 925 27 – 21

Best: 925 = ((6 × 4 + 1) × 7 + 10) × 5

39
TTT HUMPSLIP The fruit isn't fat, just a bit cuddly. PLUMPISH
6 AEOGDHFTE DOTAGE 33 – 27 DEFEAT GOATEED 46
7 PGTAEILSA LIGATES 40 – 27 TAILS STAPELIA* 54
8 OEARWTCRC REACTOR 47 – 27 WATER CREATOR 61
9 BDROIETNA BARITONE 55 – 27 RETINA DEBONAIR*, DERATION*, DIBORANE*, OBTAINED, OBTAINER*, ORDINATE*, RATIONED* 69
10 100 6 2 9 3 8 → 856 856
(100 + 9 − 2) × 8
65 – 37 856
100 × 8 + 9 × 6 + 2


79
TTT DEEPMAST A panicked rush of philatelists, perhaps? STAMPEDE
11 MLNOIAZNE MINNEOLA 73 – 37 ZONAL 87
12 IOAQSNTER SENORITA 81 – 37 TREASON NOTARIES, NOTARISE 95
13 CYKIOIXDR oxidic ☓ 81 – 40 RID IDIOCY 101
14 100 25 75 9 10 3 → 210 210
100 + 75 + 25 + 10
91 – 50 210
100 + 75 + 25 + 10


111
15 LETSSMILE SMELLIEST
(11 seconds)
101 – 50 121
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