Episode 5199

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Episode 5199 was broadcast on 7 February 2011, as part of Series 64.

Edward McCullagh played Paul Walsh, with Edward McCullagh winning 108 – 24. The Dictionary Corner guest was Martin Lewis, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Edward McCullagh Score Paul Walsh Others Max.
1 EMGHIEDSF SIGHED 6 – 6 MIDGES MISFEED 7
2 MUTOEPWYO TEMPO 11 – 6 WEPT EMPTY*, MOPEY, MYOPE*, POUTY, WOOPY* 12
3 AEDRTOEBT BATTERED 19 – 6 BERATED 20
4 USOPERGLA GAOLERS 26 – 6 supple ☓ EARPLUGS, PERGOLAS 28
5 50 5 9 8 10 6 → 619 619
(50 + 6 + 5) × 10 + 9
36 – 6 614


38
TTT GRANSMOT The tyres are bald, but only by the smallest of margins. ANGSTROM
6 TIPIJANCU PAINT 41 – 6 pintu ☓ CATNIP*, PUNCTA*, TUNICA* 44
7 ORHWUARSM ARMOURS 48 – 6 SWARM HARROWS, MARROWS 51
8 GLROEUSNL LOUNGERS 56 – 14 LOUNGERS 59
9 SVAETNRAS TAVERNAS 64 – 14 STARVES SAVANTES*, SERVANTS*, VERSANTS* 67
10 100 6 5 7 10 4 → 754 754
100 × 7 + 5 × 10 + 4
74 – 14 757


77
TTT EGGBREAD Beyond belief for the peasant, perhaps? BEGGARED
11 IRBEDPEVT DEPRIVE 81 – 14 priveted ☓ RIVETED* 84
12 DXNAAODTU donut ☓ 81 – 17 TAX AOUDAD* 90
13 IOCNLETNO LECTION 88 – 24 LECTION CONNOTE* 97
14 25 2 5 3 1 10 → 731 731
(25 × 5 × 3 − 10) × 2 + 1
98 – 24 731 ☓


107
15 MARIERANG MARGARINE
(1 second)
108 – 24 117
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