Episode 5044

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Episode 5044 was broadcast on 24 May 2010, as part of Series 62.

Danny Pledger played Peter Joint, with Danny Pledger winning 77 – 64. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Danny Pledger Score Peter Joint Others Max.
1 YTRIAEVBA VARIETY 7 – 7 VARIETY BREVITY, VARIATE, VIBRATE* 7
2 TRGOAEWXU OUTGREW 14 – 7 OUTAGE OUTRAGE, OUTWEAR* 14
3 DSEUIRLSE REUSED 14 – 14 SLIDERS LEISURED*, REISSUED*, RESIDUES 22
4 RVAUSIACS CAVIARS 21 – 14 CAVIAR ASCARIS*, CUIRASS* 29
5 75 8 10 5 2 1 → 808 810
(10 + 1) × 75 − 8 − 2 − 5
28 – 14 801

RR: 808 = (2 × 10 + 5 + 75 + 1) × 8

39
TTT ACATCRAB This is almost Burt's favourite card game. BACCARAT
6 NMTOEICNT INTONE 34 – 20 NOTICE OINTMENT 47
7 SHFAEISFE FISHES 40 – 26 FISHES FASHES, SHEAFS* 53
8 DNGILTOIE TINGLED 40 – 34 DILIGENT 61
9 RSQIOETGL LOITERS 47 – 41 LOITERS GLISTER*, GLORIES, GOITRES, GORIEST*, GRISTLE*, LOGIEST*, TOILERS* 68
10 25 7 6 10 2 5 → 344 344
7 × 2 × 25 − 6
57 – 41 345


78
TTT DECKBOSS You can put these on before hitting the sack. BEDSOCKS
11 PLNUOEWCO UNCOOL 63 – 47 COUPLE COUPON, POUNCE* 84
12 PSNAEPURT ENTRAPS 70 – 54 PUNTERS NAPPERS*, NATURES*, PARENTS*, PARPENS*, PASTERN*, PASTURE*, PAUPERS*, PEANUTS, PRENUPS*, PUNSTER*, PUPATES, SAUNTER*, SNAPPER*, SUNTRAP*, TAPPERS*, TREPANS*, UNSTRAP*, UPRATES 91
13 JGNDAOETA TANGOED 77 – 54 DONATE 98
14 50 75 10 6 1 4 → 390 391 77 – 64 390
(50 − (6 + 4 + 1)) × 10


108
15 SNIDEDIGS 77 – 64 GIDDINESS 118
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