Episode 5158

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Episode 5158 was broadcast on 19 November 2010, as part of Series 63.

Niall Young played Janet Dodsworth, with Niall Young winning 89 – 49. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dave Spikey, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Niall Young Score Janet Dodsworth Others Max.
1 RDWUIESTR STURDIER 8 – 0 trusted ☓ 8
2 PFOIHORDE HOOPER 8 – 7 PROOFED POOFIER* 15
3 VEASGTOUC OUTAGES 15 – 7 CAUSE ACETOUS*, AVOCETS, OCTAVES, SCUTAGE*, VAGUEST* 22
4 TPGIEOTXD TIPTOED 22 – 7 POTTED 29
5 50 10 7 4 5 10 → 457 457
(10 × 4 + 5) × 10 + 7
32 – 17 457
(5 + 4) × 50 + 7


39
TTT INTOPOTS Fire saliva into this type of pot. SPITTOON
6 TNLCEAOMT monacle ☓ 32 – 23 MOTTLE COALMEN*, LACTONE, MANTLET*, MATELOT, OMENTAL, TELAMON*, TOMENTA* 46
7 WUISPERLD SPIDER 38 – 29 UPRISE SERPULID* 54
8 SNRBSUAOE BONUSES 45 – 29 BONUS BARONESS 62
9 JCRAAINRD DRAIN 50 – 29 CARD ACARID*, ACARID*, ARNICA*, CARDIA*, CARIAD*, CARINA*, CANARD*, CRANIA, RADIAN*, RANCID* 68
10 3 7 6 8 5 10 → 407 407
8 × 5 × 10 + 7
60 – 39 407
8 × 5 × 10 + 7


78
TTT USINGPOT Talking nonsense about the teapot, perhaps? SPOUTING
11 LGEAUSNOR ORANGES 67 – 39 rangles ☓ GRANULES, LOUNGERS 86
12 NPHMEIALE HEMLINE 74 – 39 MENIAL EMPANEL*, EMPLANE*, IMPANEL*, MANIPLE 93
13 VOAEGMFAS GAMES 79 – 44 FOAMS AGAVES*, OMEGAS*, SAVAGE 99
14 3 7 6 2 1 7 → 824 79 – 49 830
(6 × 7 × 2 − 1) × (7 + 3)

Best: 826 = ((7 × 3 − 1) × 6 − 2) × 7

106
15 TRAPESEED DESPERATE
(1 second)
89 – 49 116
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