Episode 5408

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Episode 5408 was broadcast on 20 January 2012, as part of Series 66.

Mark Murphy played Terry Moore, with Mark Murphy winning 67 – 57. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Suchet, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mark Murphy Score Terry Moore Others Max.
1 WGTUEALCO LOCATE 6 – 0 TOWEL CAGOULE, GELCOAT* 7
2 SNSOUEMGO MOUSES 12 – 6 MOUSES SMOOGES* 14
3 FLDIOITAR altoid ☓ 12 – 12 FLORID AIRFOIL*, AIRLIFT, DILATOR*, TRIFOLD* 21
4 THYOANEVA HONEY 17 – 17 HONEY HYAENA*, NOVATE 27
5 25 100 2 9 8 10 → 514 17 – 17 516 ☓

RR: 514 = (25 − 2) × (10 + 8) + 100

37
TTT ISAROUND Is not around any longer, apart from in museums. DINOSAUR
6 ZRNTIEORD ORIENT 23 – 17 INTER DINERO*, DOZIER*, EDITOR*, IRONED*, IRONER*, NORITE*, RETROD*, RIOTED*, RIOTER*, RODENT*, RORTED*, TINDER*, TONIER*, TORRID, TRINED*, TRIODE* 43
7 RPGEIWHUA WAGER 28 – 22 ARGUE AWEIGH*, EARWIG, GAWPER, HEGIRA*, RUPIAH* 49
8 MPIANKUSJ SPANK 33 – 27 SPANK ANIMUS*, JAMUNS*, UMIAKS*, UNMASK* 55
9 DNBOEASER DEBONES 40 – 27 BOARDS BANDORES*, BROADENS*, REASONED*, REDBONES*, SEABORNE 63
10 75 4 1 7 7 10 → 994 988
(10 + 7 − 4) × (75 + 1)
45 – 27 994 ☓

RR: 994 = (75 − 4) × (7 + 7)

73
TTT SITSPACE He won't sit in the same space for too long, he needs to get away from it all. ESCAPIST
11 QBPIOESMU EQUIPS 51 – 33 EQUIPS BIOMES*, BISQUE, IMBUES, IMPOSE*, MOSQUE, PIQUES* 79
12 CSCEOTEAD COASTED 51 – 41 ACCOSTED 87
13 SLEIMLOAN MONIES 57 – 47 MELONS SEMOLINA 95
14 75 10 3 9 8 3 → 114 114
3 × 10 + 9 + 75
67 – 57 114
3 × 10 + 9 + 75


105
15 EROSTHEME 67 – 57 THREESOME 115
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