Episode 5033

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Episode 5033 was broadcast on 7 May 2010, as part of Series 62.

Lee Graham played John Williams, with Lee Graham winning 109 – 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kate Humble, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Lee Graham Score John Williams Others Max.
1 TRDBAEIPE REBATED 7 – 7 BERATED BEADIER*, BEARDIE*, DEBATER*, DIPTERA*, PARTIED, PEATIER*, PIRATED, PREDATE, TAPERED*, TRIBADE* 7
2 LRSEUOLME RESUME 13 – 13 MORSEL MULLERS*, SMELLER 14
3 TGNAEIGST GESTATING 31 – 13 STATING 32
4 TSHUIOINP POINTS 37 – 19 POINTS PINOUTS* 39
5 100 1 1 4 10 2 → 602 602
(4 + 2) × 100 + 1 + 1
47 – 29 602
(4 + 1 + 1) × 100 + 2


49
TTT ITSOHUGE These are really hard, much harder than normal. TOUGHIES
6 BCWLEUOTS CLOUTS 53 – 35 CLOSET BOLETUS* 56
7 VRRLIAIIR RIVAL 58 – 40 RIVAL VIRAL 61
8 MSGNEIAVX VEXING 64 – 46 SAVING VEGANISM 69
9 EAORAWHYK WEARY 64 – 52 HAWKER AWEARY* 75
10 100 2 8 9 10 8 → 837 835
(100 + 2) × 8 + 10 + 9
71 – 52 828

RR: 837 = 8 × 100 + 10 × 2 + 8 + 9

85
TTT MINDWILL It has sails all year round, but sells nothing. WINDMILL
11 PGFNOEIFD DOFFING 78 – 59 DOFFING 92
12 TMSQAOEON MOOSE 83 – 64 STEAM MOONSET, ONOMAST* 99
13 UAECDNDMR DEMAND 89 – 70 CRANED DURAMEN*, DURANCE*, MANURED, MAUNDER, UNARMED*, UNCARED* 106
14 50 25 100 75 3 8 → 412 412
50 × 8 + 100 ÷ 25 × 3
99 – 70 409


116
15 DIVANSALE VANDALISE
(1.5 seconds)
109 – 70 126
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