Episode 5236

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Episode 5236 was broadcast on 6 April 2011, as part of Series 64.

Andrew McNamara played Colin Young, with Colin Young winning 75 – 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dave Spikey, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andrew McNamara Score Colin Young Others Max.
1 DTKRBEIUE BETIDE 6 – 6 DIETER BRUITED, ERUDITE*, REBUKED 7
2 PROTAVOEN ORNATE 12 – 12 PRONTO OPERANT*, OVERTOP*, PATROON*, PRONATE, PROTEAN 14
3 GTPTHAEAS 12 – 17 STAGE HASTATE* 21
4 NWEMINEFR REFINE 18 – 23 WINNER FIREMEN, WIREMEN* 28
5 25 75 50 6 1 7 → 578 575
(6 + 7 − 1) × 50 − 25
25 – 23

RR: 576/580 Best: 578 = (75 − 7) × (50 + 1) ÷ 6

38
TTT EDSILENT Ed was silent while he took it all in. LISTENED
6 MTISOGETO TOTEMS 25 – 30 EGOTIST EGOTISM*, GOOIEST*, MOOTEST*, MOTTOES*, TOOTSIE 45
7 RLRNSEOEO enrolers ☓ 25 – 36 LOOSER LOOSENER 53
8 YRUIDEMNL MINDER 31 – 42 MINDER DRUMLIN 60
9 DPGTFIEUA FATIGUED 39 – 42 GIFTED 68
10 75 50 1 2 2 5 → 145 145
75 × 2 − 5
49 – 52 145
50 + 75 + 5 × 2 × 2


78
TTT QUITRICE Detailed assessment of the wood, perhaps? CRITIQUE
11 MTSTDIOAO MOODS 54 – 52 maoist ☓ ATOMIST*, DIATOMS*, MASTOID, TOSTADO* 85
12 LVABAESNA NAVELS 54 – 59 SAVABLE 92
13 HPLQCOEAU CHAPEL 60 – 65 CHAPEL COEQUAL*, EPOCHAL 99
14 75 4 5 5 1 6 → 411 411
(75 − 5) × 6 − 5 − 4
70 – 75 411
(75 + 6) × 5 + 5 + 1


109
15 WILTSHERE whirliest ☓
(29.5 seconds)
70 – 75 ERSTWHILE 119
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