Episode 5239

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Episode 5239 was broadcast on 11 April 2011, as part of Series 64.

Graham Hill played David Bailey, with Graham Hill winning 79 – 43. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ken Bruce, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Graham Hill Score David Bailey Others Max.
1 LDDIATGEJ DILATED 7 – 0 TAILED LIGATED 7
2 IUESTLAXG LIGATES 14 – 0 GUEST LUXATES*, UGLIEST 14
3 MDMOAULPO LAMP 18 – 4 MOOD MODULO*, UPLOAD 20
4 BPIEDFAET DEFEAT 24 – 4 pated ☓ BAITED*, BETIDE*, DEBATE, IDEATE*, TIEFED* 26
5 75 25 100 50 2 7 → 553 553
(7 − 2) × 100 + 50 + 75 ÷ 25
34 – 14 553
(7 − 2) × 100 + 50 + 75 ÷ 25


36
TTT LOSETUBA It's zero outside, said Kelvin. ABSOLUTE
6 KNEUQAETN EQUATE 40 – 14 QUAKE UNEATEN, UNTAKEN 43
7 RNRIAOHRE HARRIER 47 – 21 HORNIER HOARIER* 50
8 AISNTACYL SAINTLY 54 – 21 catalis ☓ ANALYTIC*, NASALITY, SALACITY*, SCANTILY 58
9 BRGOATRIE BARTER 60 – 27 BOATER ARBITER*, BEGORRA*, BORGATE, ORBITER*, RAREBIT* 65
10 75 3 10 9 1 3 → 413 60 – 27

RR: 413 = ((10 − 3) × 9 + 75) × 3 − 1

75
TTT USEPAINT Use paint to make a picture of these flowers. PETUNIAS
11 PNSUEOSTD POSSET 66 – 33 POSTED OUTSPENDS 93
12 NCEAODSMU CAMEOS 72 – 33 SCONE MANUCODES 111
13 HNWEORPIG WHORING 79 – 33 7 POWERING 119
14 75 1 4 10 1 8 → 486 498 79 – 33 474

RR: 486 = (10 − 4) × (8 − 1 − 1 + 75)

129
15 FALLBUSHY 79 – 43 BASHFULLY
(29 seconds)
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