Episode 5045

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Episode 5045 was broadcast on 25 May 2010, as part of Series 62.

Danny Pledger played Gaynor Edwards, with Danny Pledger winning 70 – 54. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Danny Pledger Score Gaynor Edwards Others Max.
1 SNLNUEAIB BUNNIES 7 – 7 BUNNIES INSULAE*, LESBIAN, NEBULAS*, UNNAILS* 7
2 RMDRAEATI MARRIED 14 – 14 MARRIED ADMIRER*, AIRDATE*, MARDIER*, RADIATE, READMIT*, TARDIER*, TARRIED 14
3 HDMEOARDI MADDER 20 – 14 MEDIA ADMIRED*, DIEHARD*, HEDARIM*, HEIRDOM*, HOARDED, RADIOED*, ROADIED* 21
4 WNKAMUOEP POKE 20 – 20 AWOKEN MOPANE, PNEUMA*, UNMAKE*, WEAPON* 27
5 25 6 5 8 2 9 → 498 20 – 20

RR: 498 = (6 + 5 + 9) × 25 − 2

37
TTT NICETALC The religious chant will make you smile. CANTICLE
6 ZRCNTOEIO COINER 26 – 20 ENZOOTIC* 45
7 CREIETSGO tiescore ☓ 26 – 27 GORIEST CORTEGES*, COTERIES*, ESOTERIC 53
8 NHSEAETGO NEGATES 33 – 27 THONGS GOATEES, HOSTAGE*, ONSTAGE*, TANGOES* 60
9 TLXAEOWSU EXALTS 33 – 34 OUTLAWS LUXATES* 67
10 50 9 8 7 4 3 → 269 270
(8 − 3) × 50 + 9 + 7 + 4
40 – 34 270 ☓

RR: 269 = 50 × 7 − (4 − 3 + 8) × 9

77
TTT HUFFTAIL Remaining loyal to Marianne, perhaps? FAITHFUL
11 FGDEOVSLA GLOVES 46 – 40 SLAVED LOVAGES 84
12 RDTSOIEOR STORIED 53 – 47 STORIED ODORISER*, ROOTSIER* 92
13 SREUIPMPE EMPIRES 60 – 54 PUMPERS EPIMERS*, PREMISE*, PRESUME*, SUPREME*, UMPIRES 99
14 50 75 7 2 9 4 → 444 444
50 × 9 − (4 + 2)
70 – 54 444 ☓


109
15 MOOWHEELS 70 – 54 WHOLESOME 119
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