Episode 5168

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Episode 5168 was broadcast on 3 December 2010, as part of Series 63.

Denise Smith played Adam Bevan, with Denise Smith winning 54 – 46. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Suchet, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Denise Smith Score Adam Bevan Others Max.
1 GDSREUEJV SURGED 6 – 0 judgers ☓ EDGERS*, JUDGES, REUSED*, REVUES, SEGUED*, SERVED*, VERGED*, VERGES*, VERSED* 6
2 NAGNXOOBI BOXING 12 – 6 BOXING BAGNIO*, BONING*, BOOING*, GABION*, GABOON*, XOANON* 12
3 PSTSDAEUW STEADS 12 – 13 UPDATES PETASUS*, SAWDUST* 19
4 CARMICANA MANIAC 18 – 13 MANIC CARIAMA* 26
5 75 2 1 1 2 6 → 550 18 – 13 546 ☓

Best: 548 = (75 + 2 + 1) × (6 + 1) + 2

33
TTT DRIVENOW It's one way to stop the time. OVERWIND
6 REFSAUDEK FAKERS 18 – 20 FREAKED REFUSED 40
7 RTRIOOTZE ROTTER 24 – 26 ROTTER ROOTIER 47
8 TRINILTTE lintier ☓ 24 – 32 LITTER NITRILE*, NITRITE 54
9 WSOORALTE LOOTERS 31 – 39 TOOLERS AEROSOL, RETOOLS*, ROOTLES*, ROSEOLA*, TROWELS*, WASTREL* 61
10 25 8 9 5 6 9 → 137 136 ☓ 31 – 46 136
5 × 25 + 8 + 9 − 6

RR: 137 = 6 × 25 − (8 + 5)

71
TTT GEDHOPES It reads like two animals, but it's only one. SHEEPDOG
11 NPQRUIOLI PURLOIN 38 – 46 quorn ☓ RONQUIL* 78
12 MOINEBPFS OPINES 44 – 46 POEMS BIOMES*, IMPOSE, MONIES*, PONIES 84
13 VYRHUIACN unhairy ☓ 44 – 46 unchair ☓ HRYVNIA*, RAUNCHY 91
14 50 75 9 8 9 6 → 393 393
8 × 50 − (9 ÷ 9 + 6)
54 – 46 389


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15 TRIPLEBUN 54 – 46 BLUEPRINT 111
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