Episode 4913

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Episode 4913 was broadcast on 23 October 2009, as part of Series 61.

Brian Selway played Ray Pearson, with Brian Selway winning 96 – 68. The Dictionary Corner guest was Lesley Garrett, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Brian Selway Score Ray Pearson Others Max.
1 MURARFEES SMEARER 7 – 7 FARMERS MEASURER, REFRAMES 8
2 TKOBORRAE BOATER 13 – 13 BROKER BARKER*, BARTER*, BETOOK*, BOOKER*, BORATE*, KORERO*, ORATOR, REBOOK*, REBOOT*, RETOOK*, ROOTER*, TORERO* 14
3 PDGRAEUPI GRIPPED 20 – 20 GRIPPED GAPPIER*, GAUDIER*, PREPAID*, PUDGIER*, UPGRADE 21
4 NOSEJSTOA SEASON 26 – 26 STONES SOONEST* 28
5 50 100 1 8 10 3 → 735 26 – 33 736
8 × 100 − 50 − 10 − 3 − 1

RR: 735 = (8 − 1) × (50 ÷ 10 + 100)

38
TTT NILIMAGE Sending lots of letters, but without envelopes. EMAILING
6 IFVATCIEL ACTIVE 32 – 39 FACILE CILIATE*, FACTIVE*, FICTILE*, FICTIVE*, ILVAITE* 45
7 HPLIEADEN HEADLINE 40 – 39 PLANED 53
8 DERTUOZNL TRUNDLE 47 – 46 TRUNDLE ROUNDEL 60
9 BMEPAESSE empasse ☓ 47 – 51 BEAMS SESAME 66
10 8 10 3 2 7 100 → 766 766
(100 + 8) × 7 + 10
57 – 61 766
(100 + 10) × 7 − 8 ÷ 2


76
TTT PUNDITME Lacking respect for Susie, perhaps? IMPUDENT
11 LARIINONE OILIER 63 – 61 INNER AILERON*, AIRLINE, ALIENOR, ANILINE* 83
12 WOUGCTOME OUTCOME 70 – 68 OUTCOME 90
13 SDAYIAHIS SASHAY 76 – 68 DAISY SHAADIS* 97
14 7 6 8 4 100 75 → 420 420
(6 − (8 − 7) + 100) × 4
86 – 68 419


107
15 GILTFAIRY FRAGILITY
(1.5 seconds)
96 – 68 117
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