Episode 5399

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Episode 5399 was broadcast on 9 January 2012, as part of Series 66.

Jack Worsley played Brian Tuohy, with Jack Worsley winning 105 – 54. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

This was the first episode presented by Nick Hewer.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jack Worsley Score Brian Tuohy Others Max.
1 TSDTOEIRO ODORISE 7 – 7 ROOSTED ROOTIEST, TORTOISE* 8
2 DELAWERAD wealder ☓ 7 – 14 DRAWLED AWARDED, AWARDEE*, DAWDLER*, LEEWARD*, WADDLER 15
3 FSGTIOAOV FOIST 12 – 19 GOATS AFOOT, AGIOS*, AGIST*, FATSO*, FIATS*, FOOTS*, GAITS*, GIFTS*, GOOFS*, IOTAS*, OSTIA*, SOFTA*, TOGAS*, VIGAS*, VISTA, VITAS* 20
4 LESADEPIL PLEASED 19 – 26 SPILLED SPADILLE* 28
5 25 75 50 100 7 10 → 753 753
100 × 7 + 50 + 75 ÷ 25
29 – 26 752


38
TTT WITHSOME With some help from Rachel & Susie, this will be great fun. SHOWTIME
6 YTAINROTD RATION 35 – 32 DAINTY DITTANY* 45
7 LLBUEISUT BULLIES 42 – 39 BULLIES BILLETS*, BULLETS*, TUBULES* 52
8 GEMUHRONA NEUROMA 49 – 39 HOMAGE ENAMOUR*, MEGARON*, MENORAH*, NURAGHE*, ORGANUM*, ROUGHEN 59
9 TRNSEAENI TRANNIES 57 – 39 INSERT TANNERIES* 77
10 75 1 10 6 7 1 → 247 247
(75 + 6 + 1) × (10 − 7) + 1
67 – 39


87
TTT NINEZEST They form large communities, but they don't live together. NETIZENS
11 BPSQEAEVN BEANS 72 – 44 PAVES VEENAS* 93
12 GOXERAMJA GAMER 77 – 44 ROAM AGORAE* 99
13 NTRTIOAEP ATROPINE 85 – 44 PERTAIN PATENTOR*, TENTORIA* 107
14 25 3 5 5 2 1 → 997 997
(3 + 5) × 5 × 25 − (2 + 1)
95 – 54 997
(3 + 5) × 5 × 25 − (2 + 1)


117
15 FLUENTLIP PLENTIFUL
(0.25 seconds)
105 – 54 127
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