Episode 5012

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Episode 5012 was broadcast on 8 April 2010, as part of Series 62.

Peter Zyss played Brian Kuhl, with Peter Zyss winning 65 – 60. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Suchet, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Peter Zyss Score Brian Kuhl Others Max.
1 LRSEAURHT URETHRAL 8 – 0 HAULERS URETHRAS* 8
2 EAEKNRVTR TANKER 14 – 0 taverner ☓ RETAKEN, TERRANE*, VETERAN* 15
3 PSWAIOSTE waspiest ☓ 14 – 8 SOAPIEST 23
4 IAIENRLDT TRAINED 21 – 15 TRAINED INTERLAID 41
5 75 3 2 8 6 5 → 391 391
(75 + 2) × 5 + 6
31 – 25 391
5 × 75 + 2 × 8


51
TTT BERYLRUM Go round the bush on a cold and frosty morning. MULBERRY
6 UAESNLXLT SULLEN 37 – 25 LEANS ELUANTS, LUNATES*, LUXATES* 58
7 CMPOEOSDN COMPOSED 45 – 33 COMPOSED 66
8 IAETPWSTN PANTIES 52 – 40 PANTIES PATIENTS, TAWNIEST* 74
9 VBDEIOSGM VIDEOS 58 – 46 BODIES BODGIES* 81
10 9 3 4 2 3 5 → 522 58 – 46 536

RR: 522 = (5 × 3 × 4 − 2) × 9

91
TTT TONICGAS The answer's clear to the non-believer. AGNOSTIC
11 HNPUUICAN UNCHAIN 65 – 53 UNCHAIN 98
12 EIADRYCTQ CREDIT 65 – 60 DIETARY EDACITY* 105
13 JRLUEOMRB jumbler ☓ 65 – 60 jumbler ☓ RUMBLER 112
14 10 9 8 4 7 4 → 605 596 ☓ 65 – 60 609 ☓

RR: 605 = (8 × 7 + 4) × 10 + 9 − 4

122
15 ITCHYPALM 65 – 60 LYMPHATIC 132
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