Episode 4872

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Episode 4872 was broadcast on 27 August 2009, as part of Series 61.

Ed Rossiter played Yvette Reeves, with Ed Rossiter winning 96 – 84. The Dictionary Corner guest was Alastair Stewart, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ed Rossiter Score Yvette Reeves Others Max.
1 AIABTDLET BATTLED 7 – 7 BATTLED ABLATED*, BLATTED*, DATABLE*, LABIATE 7
2 RPTUEOECU TROUPE 13 – 13 POUTER COUTURE 14
3 RDROEICKO CORRODE 20 – 13 ROCKED CORKIER*, CROOKED, DERRICK*, DORKIER, ROCKIER* 21
4 SCXDUEATA CAUDATES 28 – 13 EXACTS 29
5 25 3 5 4 7 3 → 881 882
7 × 5 × 25 + 4 + 3
35 – 20 880
(4 × 25 + 7 + 3) × (5 + 3)

RR: 881 = 7 × 5 × 25 + 3 + 3

39
TTT ADAMSTEN Chap goes courting - by official orders. MANDATES
6 TZREEISNO ENTRIES 42 – 27 STONIER SEROTINE 47
7 SNHIUIESN SHINES 48 – 27 shunnies ☓ SHINNIES, SUNSHINE 55
8 GRNTOEOAY NEGATORY 56 – 27 gooner ☓ 63
9 DPLUEAVHI HALVED 62 – 33 HALVED HELIPAD*, VIHUELA* 70
10 100 2 3 9 2 1 → 951 951
(100 + 2 × 3) × 9 − 2 − 1
72 – 43 951
(100 + 2 × 3) × 9 − 2 − 1


80
TTT COLDHAKE You might find it difficult to wriggle out of this. HEADLOCK
11 SRTOAESTR TOASTERS 80 – 51 TOASTERS ASSERTOR*, RESTARTS*, ROASTERS*, ROSTRATE*, STARTERS* 88
12 BPRMIEAIL primable ☓ 80 – 58 PALMIER IMPERIAL 96
13 DWNOEAFNJ FAWNED 86 – 64 FAWNED FANNED 102
14 50 9 5 1 6 5 → 556 556
(5 + 5 + 1) × 50 + 6
96 – 74 556
(6 + 5) × 50 + 5 + 1


112
15 DIETFRIER 96 – 84 TERRIFIED
(12 seconds)
122
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