Episode 5120

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Episode 5120 was broadcast on 28 September 2010, as part of Series 63.

Heather Driver played Emma Looney, with Heather Driver winning 93 – 80. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Heather Driver Score Emma Looney Others Max.
1 SDEASBETI BEADIEST 8 – 8 BEASTIES BASTIDES, DIABETES, STEADIES* 8
2 DYTAEOCWM COATED 14 – 14 COATED MEADOWY 15
3 RNLAOEDNW WANDER 20 – 20 LOANER LANDOWNER 33
4 RNTIEASVU varients ☓ 20 – 27 TAVERNS UNRIVETS*, URINATES, VAUNTERS, VENTURIS* 41
5 100 9 3 1 6 5 → 284 284
100 × 3 − (9 + 6 + 1)
30 – 37 284
100 × 3 − (9 + 6 + 1)


51
TTT IRONFIRE This teaser isn't as good as some of the others. INFERIOR
6 SNPEIETLO PILOTS 36 – 43 POINTS PETIOLES* 59
7 XHPIERKAF FAKIR 41 – 48 FIXER KHARIF*, PARKIE*, PHREAK*, PREFIX* 65
8 THDPEOACT POTHEAD 48 – 55 CHATTED CAPOTTED* 73
9 FZNOAROVE FROZEN 54 – 55 RAVE 79
10 75 7 2 4 6 5 → 547 547 ☓ 54 – 65 547
75 × 7 + 5 × 4 + 2


89
TTT RICEDEMO This teaser is about as good as it gets. MEDIOCRE
11 GTNAEISMA STEAMING 62 – 73 ANIMATES MAGENTAS*, MAGNATES, MAGNESIA, MANGIEST 97
12 RDPEUORAS UPROARS 69 – 80 SPARRED ADORERS*, AROUSED, DRAPERS*, DROSERA*, PARURES*, POURERS*, PROUDER*, SPURRED* 104
13 TNQOIUGLE QUOTING 76 – 80 TINGLE ELUTING*, ELUTION, LENTIGO*, OUTLINE* 111
14 25 10 3 4 1 8 → 695 697
25 × 4 × (8 − 1) − 3
83 – 80

RR: 695 = (25 + 4) × 3 × 8 − 1

121
15 EATSMETAL STALEMATE
(2.25 seconds)
93 – 80 131
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