Episode 4941

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Episode 4941 was broadcast on 2 December 2009, as part of Series 61.

Tom Allerton played Ritchie Hoyle, with Tom Allerton winning 95 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Gaunt, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tom Allerton Score Ritchie Hoyle Others Max.
1 MTNOASNUL AMOUNTS 7 – 7 AMOUNTS OUTMANS, SOLANUM* 7
2 NIDEKIGEM MIKING 13 – 7 MIDGE DEEMING 14
3 LRHAEYSDO SHOALED 20 – 7 SHARED HYDROLASE* 32
4 SPTOUERTD SPROUTED 28 – 15 SPROUTED POSTURED, PROUDEST* 40
5 50 75 7 4 3 9 → 608 607
(9 + 3) × 50 + 7
35 – 15 607 ☓

RR: 608 = (75 − 7) × 9 − 4

50
TTT LEAPBONE A tall person who might crouch sometimes. BEANPOLE
6 CTBRAIEDO ORBITED 42 – 15 BRACED ABORTED*, AEROBIC*, BROCADE*, CARBIDE*, CAROTID*, CATBIRD*, CORDATE*, CORDITE, EROTICA*, ICEBOAT, REDCOAT, TRIBADE* 57
7 GNSIITCWO STOWING 49 – 22 STOWING COSTING, GNOSTIC* 64
8 SSLTEAONE STEALS 55 – 28 STONES SEALSTONE 82
9 CDRIEWRPA CARRIED 62 – 28 PRICED AIRCREW*, PARRIED 89
10 25 50 100 5 9 1 → 581 583
5 × 100 + 50 + 25 + 9 − 1
69 – 35 583
5 × 100 + 50 + 25 + 9 − 1

RR: 581 = (50 + 25) × 9 + 5 + 1 − 100

99
TTT MILKTEAT The number of minutes you get to say your piece. TALKTIME
11 TXMEITGSO TIMES 74 – 40 EXITS EGOTISM, EGOTIST* 106
12 RZNBIEALO ALBINO 80 – 40 braile ☓ AILERON, ALIENOR* 113
13 FPJUAITYS PASTY 85 – 45 PASTY JUSTIFY 120
14 50 100 25 9 8 10 → 790 790
8 × 100 − 10
95 – 55 790
8 × 100 − 10


130
15 DRIVINGOP 95 – 65 PROVIDING
(1.25 seconds)
140
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