Episode 5092

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Episode 5092 was broadcast on 12 August 2010, as part of Series 63.

Tom Rowell played Matt Thorpe, with Tom Rowell winning 104 – 52. The Dictionary Corner guest was William Roache, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tom Rowell Score Matt Thorpe Others Max.
1 LGLEOIFBF FOIBLE 6 – 6 FOIBLE OBLIGE 6
2 SYSEAVIDS ESSAYS 12 – 6 SAVED ADVISES, DASSIES* 13
3 RDPTEIASI SPIRITED 20 – 6 PARTIED PARITIES*, TRAIPSED 21
4 HPHAOANPU PAN 20 – 10 UPON NAPPA 26
5 100 4 9 2 4 5 → 643 643
(100 + 5) × (4 + 2) + 9 + 4
30 – 10 645


36
TTT INEPTACT The inept act hardly earns them a penny. PITTANCE
6 RJPIEARKW PARKIER 37 – 10 parker ☓ PAWKIER* 43
7 DRSEUERMI MURDERS 44 – 17 MURDERS RUDERIES 51
8 SNRAIASLE NASALISE 52 – 17 AIRLESS ARSENALS, RAINLESS, SALARIES* 59
9 TDNAELAOE ETALON 58 – 23 ELATED TALONED 66
10 50 2 5 3 9 1 → 979 982
5 × (3 + 1) × 50 − 2 × 9
65 – 30 982
5 × (3 + 1) × 50 − 2 × 9

RR: 980 Best: 980 = (50 − 1) × (9 × 2 + 5 − 3)

73
TTT HUGEPOLL If it goes down here, it really is a low point. PLUGHOLE
11 TRGOEUXTE EXTORT 71 – 36 GUTTER TEXTURE, URTEXTE* 80
12 GSDAETOCA COASTED 78 – 36 COATED DOTAGES* 87
13 TRTMOEUMA MARMOT 84 – 42 MATTER TAUTOMER* 95
14 50 4 9 4 7 1 → 452 452
50 × 9 + 7 − 4 − 1
94 – 52 452
50 × 9 + (7 + 1) ÷ 4


105
15 KISSSIREN RISKINESS
(3.5 seconds)
104 – 52 115
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