Episode 4935

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Episode 4935 was broadcast on 24 November 2009, as part of Series 61.

Jennifer Bett played Paul Parkin, with Jennifer Bett winning 102 – 74. The Dictionary Corner guest was David Lloyd, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: Parkin's declaration of CROUTS should have been disallowed, as it isn't in the dictionary.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jennifer Bett Score Paul Parkin Others Max.
1 DRHAEUXGM HEARD 0 – 6 HARMED ARGUED*, MURAGE*, REMUDA* 6
2 TLIESALSM SMALLEST 8 – 6 TALLIES SITELLAS*, TAILLESS* 14
3 DLEONZDIE lended ☓ 8 – 12 NODDLE DENIED*, DOLINE*, ELIDED*, INDEED*, INDOLE* 20
4 NBEOTUSNA BONNETS 15 – 19 BONNETS NANOTUBES* 38
5 25 5 10 7 3 2 → 736 736
25 × 10 × 3 − 7 × 2
25 – 29 736
3 × 10 × 25 − 7 × 2


48
TTT RAGEDIES When rage dies down, you might agree to do this. DISAGREE
6 CRNEIEWMT METRIC 31 – 29 cement ☓7 CENTIME, CREWMEN*, ENTERIC*, ENTICER, WIREMEN 55
7 GCRSUIOIT RUSTIC 37 – 35 CROUTS** CITROUS 62
8 PDOASYOIN PANSY 42 – 40 SANDY DANIOS*, DOONAS*, ISOPOD*, PIANOS*, POINDS*, POISON, SNOOPY*, SPOONY* 68
9 RGTAEASTO STORAGE 49 – 47 TOASTER AEGROTATS* 86
10 25 4 8 3 10 1 → 116 116
(25 + 3 + 1) × 4
59 – 57 116
25 × 4 + (3 − 1) × 8


96
TTT REDMALES Red males? No, these are green, ladies! EMERALDS
11 NSAEDOERQ REASONED 67 – 57 SANDER 104
12 FTIELRIST FLIRTIEST 85 – 57 FILTERS 122
13 LCPEUIRSE RECLUSE 92 – 64 RECLUSE EPICURES, SURPLICE* 130
14 10 5 2 3 3 8 → 195 195
(8 × 3 − 2 − 3) × 10 + 5
102 – 64


140
15 NEWTEESER 102 – 74 SWEETENER
(10 seconds)
150
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