Episode 4904

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Episode 4904 was broadcast on 12 October 2009, as part of Series 61.

Steve Wood played Peter Brière-Edney, with Steve Wood winning 84 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Penny Smith, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Wood Score Peter Brière-Edney Others Max.
1 MEETPSOUT MOUSE 0 – 6 TEMPTS METOPES*, MUSETTE*, OUTSTEP*, PUTTEES*, TEMPEST, TOUPEES*, TOUPETS* 7
2 ZWINKAEHG WAKING 6 – 12 WAKING HAWKING 14
3 LAMTOPEIC POLEMIC 13 – 12 ATOMIC COMPLEAT, POETICAL* 22
4 SRGAEFLON FORAGES 20 – 19 FLAGONS FLANGERS 30
5 75 25 4 10 9 3 → 256 256
75 × 3 + 25 + 10 − 6
30 – 29 256
75 × 3 + 25 + 10 − 6


40
TTT TOMSROAD They're very sumissive, often trodden all over. DOORMATS
6 YRTUIARED TARRED 36 – 29 DIETARY, TARDIER, TARRIED 47
7 ROETSTODG GROTTOS 43 – 36 ROOSTED DOGTROTS*, GROTTOED*, GROTTOES 55
8 DSBEONREN BENDERS 50 – 36 bonders ☓ REDBONES* 63
9 RIEDRTAOS TRADERS 57 – 43 ROASTED ASTEROID*, ROADSTER, ROTARIES 71
10 25 6 1 2 8 5 → 768 767
25 × 6 × 5 + 8 × 2 + 1
64 – 43 768 ☓

RR: 768 = 5 × 6 × 25 + (8 + 1) × 2

81
TTT CACTISET Feeling happy that your former partner won't move. ECSTATIC
11 NEILSUNLI SULLEN 70 – 49 SULLEN INSULIN 88
12 JDSAECIPN SPACED 70 – 56 CANDIES DECANIS*, INCASED*, INSCAPE 95
13 SMOXNIETP POXIEST 77 – 63 POXIEST NEPOTISM*, PIMENTOS 103
14 75 7 8 5 3 6 → 284 286
(7 − 3) × 75 − (8 + 6)
84 – 63 284 ☓

RR: 284 = ((7 − 5) × 75 − 8) × 6 ÷ 3

113
15 CAKINGPUN 84 – 73 UNPACKING
(1.5 seconds)
123
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