Episode 5213

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Episode 5213 was broadcast on 25 February 2011, as part of Series 64.

Ned Pendleton played Jon Edmondson, with Ned Pendleton winning 91 – 57. The Dictionary Corner guest was Mark Foster, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ned Pendleton Score Jon Edmondson Others Max.
1 MUPEAQDHR HUMPED 6 – 6 HUMPED DAMPER*, DUMPER*, HAMPER, HARMED*, HARPED*, MARQUE*, PURDAH*, RAMPED*, REMUDA* 6
2 IOGBNAEDR derobing ☓ 6 – 13 READING BEARDING, BOARDING, BONDAGER*, DEBONAIR*, DIBORANE*, ORGANDIE* 14
3 SIWAORNDL ONWARDS 13 – 13 ADORNS ORDINALS 22
4 SRIOFUONY FUSION 19 – 13 IONS FURIOSO*, SUNROOF, UNROOFS* 29
5 25 50 75 100 6 10 → 366 366
(100 + 75) × 50 ÷ 25 + 10 + 6
29 – 13 365


39
TTT VIRALCAN A great atmosphere at the travelling circus. CARNIVAL
6 PTSRIEOCF COPTERS 36 – 20 COPTERS COPIERS*, FORCEPS, FORTIES*, POETICS*, PROFITS, RIPOSTE, ROPIEST*, SPORTIF*, TRICEPS*, TROPICS* 46
7 TILEABTMD BATTLED 43 – 27 BATTLED BLATTED*, TIMBALE 53
8 GSLRUETAO GLOATERS 51 – 35 GLOATERS GESTURAL, LEGATORS*, OUTRAGES 61
9 SONEUPNSA PAEONS 57 – 35 unspans ☓ UNSNAPS* 68
10 100 50 3 4 5 2 → 887 891
(5 + 4) × (100 − (3 − 2))
64 – 35 878

RR: 887 = ((100 + 50) × 3 − 4) × 2 − 5

78
TTT SPUDROOT The name given to people who cannot stay the course. DROPOUTS
11 RIWOESPML IMPLORES 72 – 35 limpers ☓ 86
12 NCSJAEARL LANCES 78 – 41 CLEANS ARSENAL, JACALES*, LANCERS* 93
13 TINEAHDTX HINTED 84 – 47 HATTED TAINTED 100
14 25 3 3 1 9 4 → 339 337
(9 + 3 + 1) × 25 + 4 × 3
91 – 47 331

RR: 339 = ((25 + 3) × 4 + 1) × 3

110
15 OVALYTURN 91 – 57 VOLUNTARY
(16.5 seconds)
120
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