Episode 5046

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Episode 5046 was broadcast on 26 May 2010, as part of Series 62.

Brendan Chadwick played James Saker, with James Saker winning 67 – 52. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Brendan Chadwick Score James Saker Others Max.
1 QLSAITNEF FAINTS 6 – 6 FAINTS INFLATES 8
2 AEBYTARVS STARVE 6 – 13 BRAVEST ABREAST*, BARYTES*, BETRAYS 15
3 JTNEUIGDE DETUNE 12 – 13 DENT DETINUE* 22
4 LPNIOECUM UNCOIL 18 – 19 COLUMN COMPLINE, PULMONIC* 30
5 25 50 9 8 3 6 → 907 908
6 × 3 × 50 + 8
25 – 19

RR: 907 = (50 − (9 − 8)) × 3 × 6 + 25

40
TTT CLINGFEE Overcharging people for bags of wool. FLEECING
6 RCSIAUIDS RADIUS 31 – 19 CARDS CUIRASS*, SARDIUS* 47
7 AEHGMOXAW HOMAGE 37 – 25 HOMAGE 53
8 DTRIOESHA HOARDS 37 – 32 SHORTED ASTEROID*, HARDIEST, HOARIEST* 61
9 TSREUDIME MUSTERED 45 – 40 MUSTERED DEMERITS*, DEMISTER*, DEMUREST*, DIMETERS*, EMERITUS 69
10 75 25 100 50 1 8 → 397 45 – 47 399
50 × 8 − 1

RR: 397 = 50 × 8 − 75 ÷ 25

79
TTT MORESNOW If there's more snow on the way, they'll update you about it here. NEWSROOM
11 TNOEOSGIN snooting ☓ 45 – 54 STONING GENTOOS, GOOIEST*, INTONES*, NESTING, NOOGIES*, NOOSING*, NOTIONS*, SOOTING*, TENSING*, TENSION*, TIGNONS* 86
12 DRTEAODRA TREAD 45 – 60 RETARD AERATOR 93
13 SNEICZORL CLONES 45 – 67 CRONIES LICENSOR 101
14 25 75 100 50 8 10 → 357 360
50 × 8 − 75 + 25 + 10
52 – 67 358 ☓

RR: 358 Best: 357 = (50 + 100 ÷ 25) × 8 − 75

111
15 DOUBTICAN 52 – 67 ABDUCTION 121
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