Episode 4894

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Episode 4894 was broadcast on 28 September 2009, as part of Series 61.

Tricia Finn played Jackie Dowdy, with Tricia Finn winning 83 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Inverdale, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tricia Finn Score Jackie Dowdy Others Max.
1 NNNUEATCE CANTEEN 7 – 0 canute ☓ CUNEATE*, UNEATEN 7
2 PENDAKNOS SPOKEN 13 – 6 SOAKED DAPSONE, SPANKED, SPANNED* 14
3 GCSEIECRI CERISE 19 – 6 cress ☓ RECCES* 20
4 LAMDEHMOY MELODY 25 – 6 MEDAL MYELOMA* 27
5 75 5 2 2 5 4 → 841 836 ☓ 25 – 11 835
(4 + 5 + 2) × 75 + 5 × 2

RR: 840 = (75 − 5) × (5 × 2 + 2)

34
TTT ALLSHOPS These boats sound like little onions. SHALLOPS
6 RITNEOSPU POINTERS 33 – 19 PROTEINS ERUPTIONS 52
7 RBDAOULWE BRAWLED 40 – 26 WARBLED LABOURED 60
8 NOERHOSTL SHORTEN 47 – 33 HOLSTER HOOTERS*, HORNETS*, HOSTLER*, LOOTERS*, ONSHORE*, RESHOOT*, RETOOLS*, ROOTLES, SHOOTER*, SOOTHER*, THRONES*, TOOLERS* 67
9 PSREAEJZF JAPES 52 – 33 frapes ☓ JASPER, PREZES*, SERAPE* 73
10 75 4 2 5 1 2 → 956 52 – 33

RR: 958 Best: 958 = (75 + 5) × (2 + 1) × 4 − 2

80
TTT PRAMMESS They send unwanted tins of meat to web users. SPAMMERS
11 STMOIETSA MOISTEST 60 – 33 moists ☓ ATOMISES, ATOMISTS*, MISSTATE*, STOMATES*, TOASTIES* 88
12 LUEGTODLI DILUTE 66 – 39 GULLET GUILTED, GULLIED* 95
13 RTSAOINBA RATIONS 73 – 39 BOAST ABRASION, AIRBOATS*, SORBITAN* 103
14 50 1 7 9 6 2 → 457 457
9 × 50 + 7
83 – 39 456


113
15 MIDSIGNET 83 – 39 DEMISTING 123
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