Episode 5374

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Episode 5374 was broadcast on 14 November 2011, as part of Series 65.

Paul Keane played Jack Presswell, with Paul Keane winning 84 – 66. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Parrott, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Paul Keane Score Jack Presswell Others Max.
1 GNTAOUHNG NOUGHT 6 – 0 TOUGH HOUNGAN* 7
2 MDSEIBCEU CUBISM 6 – 7 BEMUSED EMBUSED*, MISCUED 14
3 NTSLOAUXA TALONS 12 – 7 SLANT SULTANA* 21
4 PSPEOERSI REPOSES 19 – 7 perspires ☓ PREPOSES 29
5 25 75 1 3 9 10 → 243 243
3 × 75 + 10 + 9 − 1
29 – 17 243
(25 − 1) × 10 + 3


39
TTT GIANTPAD It's all about getting used to change. ADAPTING
6 RCNDEAELA CLEANED 36 – 24 CLEANED CALENDAR, CALENDER*, LANDRACE* 47
7 LTPTIAUWN PLIANT 36 – 31 NUPTIAL 54
8 GHLVEIESA GLAIVES 43 – 31 LEAVES HAVELIS*, HEAVIES, SELVAGE* 61
9 MSQNEIERA SEMINAR 50 – 38 REMAINS ERMINES*, MARINES, MEANIES, NEMESIA*, RENAMES*, SEAMIER*, SERIEMA* 68
10 50 5 6 4 2 9 → 890 890
9 × 2 × 50 − (6 + 4)
60 – 48 890
9 × 2 × 50 − (6 + 4)


78
TTT CRABLIDS These belts don't belong to Blackadder. BALDRICS
11 DSDYOEORM MOORED 66 – 54 MOROSE MODDERS, SMOORED* 85
12 VRMTAAERO ROAMER 72 – 54 MOVER AERATOR*, OVERARM, ROTAMER* 92
13 NTDIOIFTU FOUND 77 – 59 FOUND TUITION 99
14 75 3 5 4 10 9 → 964 962
(10 + 3) × 75 − (9 + 4)
84 – 66 962
(10 + 3) × 75 − (9 + 4)

RR: 964 = (10 + 3) × 75 − (4 × 5 − 9)

109
15 CHEERONCE 84 – 66 COHERENCE 119
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