Episode 5278

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Episode 5278 was broadcast on 3 June 2011, and was the Series 64 grand final.

Adam Gillard played Edward McCullagh, with Edward McCullagh winning 113 – 94. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gregg Wallace, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Adam Gillard Score Edward McCullagh Others Max.
1 WIBESORCN CORBIES 0 – 8 BROWNIES 8
2 APRODRITE PRIORATE 8 – 16 PREDATOR PARROTED, PRORATED*, TEARDROP* 16
3 LIGAJINFT FAILING 15 – 23 JAILING FATLING*, JILTING*, LIFTING, TAILING* 23
4 EDTIDTESW TWISTED 22 – 30 TWISTED DEWIEST, TEDDIES 30
5 8 1 7 5 6 1 → 785 22 – 35 792
(6 + 5) × 8 × (7 + 1 + 1)


35
TTT YAKREALM A lot of yakking about a load of old nonsense. MALARKEY
6 IGNEPSANR SPEARING 30 – 43 SPEARING EARNINGS*, ENGRAINS*, GRANNIES, PANNIERS* 43
7 SETASIMNE AMNESTIES 48 – 61 AMNESTIES MEATINESS 61
8 ASDERBADE BEARDED 55 – 68 BEARDED ABRADED*, ABRADES*, BARDEES*, BEDDERS*, BREADED, DEBASED*, DEBASER*, REBASED* 68
9 MACUPATKH PATCH 60 – 73 MATCH CHAMPAK*, MATCHUP 75
10 25 2 6 5 4 3 → 895 895
(4 + 2) × 6 × 25 − 5
70 – 83 895
25 × 4 × (6 + 3) − 5


85
TTT CRISPROD Don't pull them too hard, you might tear your trousers. RIPCORDS
11 ROVINALUS INSULAR 77 – 90 INSULAR AVULSION* 93
12 IVFAETMRA VARIATE 84 – 97 VARIATE FERMATA* 100
13 DICORAQUY CURIO 84 – 103 CARDIO QUADRIC* 107
14 75 7 5 5 4 6 → 139 139
(7 − 5) × 75 − (6 + 5)
94 – 113 139
(7 − 5) × 75 − (6 + 5)


117
15 ARGUETOSS troussage ☓
(22.5 seconds)
94 – 113 STEGOSAUR 127


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