Episode 5229

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Episode 5229 was broadcast on 28 March 2011, as part of Series 64.

Rhonda Holden played Len Bryon, with Len Bryon winning 71 – 68. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Rhonda Holden Score Len Bryon Others Max.
1 GTREIBCOU GROUT 5 – 5 GROUT BRUCITE*, GOUTIER 7
2 TNYAIEDNI DETAIN 11 – 11 TANNED INANITY 14
3 SDRAELROE LEADERS 18 – 18 RELOADS RELEASOR*, SOLDERER* 22
4 CVJAEANDU caven ☓ 18 – 23 DANCE ADVANCE 29
5 75 100 5 2 8 9 → 445 445
(8 − 2) × 75 − 5
28 – 23 446


39
TTT SILENCER Lies back and thinks about Patsy and Calvin, perhaps? RECLINES
6 WFNEIEQLA LEAF 32 – 23 weanie ☓ ALEWIFE* 46
7 READTOSXE retreads ☓ 32 – 29 SORTED DEXTROSE*, EXTRADOS 54
8 TKRIAEPCT CATTIER 39 – 29 tricept ☓ CITRATE*, PARETIC*, PARTITE*, PICRATE, PRICKET*, TACKIER*, TRACKIE* 61
9 NMGAEOZRE gonner ☓ 39 – 35 ORANGE GERMANE, MEGARON* 68
10 100 3 7 5 2 8 → 184 184
2 × 5 × 8 + 100 + 7 − 3
49 – 45 184
2 × 5 × 8 + 100 + 7 − 3


78
TTT SADANGLE This strange looking beast has got the hump. SELADANG
11 SHUOEVPSM SHOVES 55 – 51 HOUSES MOSHES, MOUSES*, MOUSSE*, MUSHES*, OPUSES*, POSHES*, POSSUM, PUSHES*, SHMOES*, SPOUSE, SPUMES*, SUMPHS* 84
12 DGNUOIMPT POUTING 62 – 58 DUMPING GUMPTION, UPDOMING* 92
13 LSLUEHTMU SLEUTH 68 – 64 HUSTLE MULLETS, MUTUELS*, MUTULES* 99
14 75 5 5 3 6 7 → 181 182 ☓ 68 – 71 180
(5 − 3) × 75 + 6 × 5

RR: 181 = 75 ÷ 3 × 7 + 6

109
15 MASTERSIM streamism ☓
(27.5 seconds)
68 – 71 SMARMIEST 119
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