Episode 5409

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Episode 5409 was broadcast on 23 January 2012, as part of Series 66.

Mark Murphy played Cameron McClurg, with Mark Murphy winning 76 – 42. The Dictionary Corner guest was Michael Vaughan, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mark Murphy Score Cameron McClurg Others Max.
1 NRNEAIRED DRAINER 7 – 0 redrain ☓ ADENINE*, NERDIER, RANDIER, READIER* 7
2 VPNAUECQT PEAT 11 – 4 TAPE PUNCTAE* 14
3 MVIOUNTAS AMOUNTS 18 – 11 AMOUNTS MANITOUS, TINAMOUS* 22
4 NRSEOINSE SINNERS 25 – 11 RINSES NERINES*, ONENESS*, SEINERS*, SENIORS, SOIREES*, SONNIES*, SONSIER* 29
5 100 50 9 3 1 5 → 592 591
(5 + 1) × 100 − 9
32 – 18 591
(5 + 1) × 100 − 9

RR: 592 = (100 + 9) × 5 + 50 − 3

39
TTT FREEBITS The cheese celebration didn't last very long. BRIEFEST
6 TEAFTROAL FLATTER 39 – 25 FLOATER FLOREAT*, FORTLET*, REFLOAT 46
7 WPCEIELUY WEEPILY 46 – 25 PIECE 53
8 HDRIEIPFA PAIRED 52 – 25 fraiped ☓ PERIDIA*, RAPHIDE 60
9 XRWIOUGDO GOURD 57 – 25 GOOD DROOG*, GORDO*, GUIRO*, ODOUR* 65
10 25 8 4 6 3 2 → 370 370 ☓ 57 – 35 370
(8 + 6) × 25 + (2 + 3) × 4


75
TTT VICECALL You'll know it's there if you've had your collar felt. CLAVICLE
11 LRDUAOLAS DOLLARS 64 – 35 LOADS AROLLAS*, AROUSAL* 82
12 GBDOAOSTE GOOSED 64 – 42 BOOSTED BOASTED*, BODEGAS, DOTAGES*, SABOTED*, STOOGED, TABOOED* 89
13 NTKIOAMET TAKEN 69 – 42 TIME TOMATINE 97
14 75 9 6 10 2 2 → 983 984
(6 ÷ 2 + 10) × 75 + 9
76 – 42 985

RR: 983 = (75 + 6) × (10 + 2) + 9 + 2

107
15 LEDDUDLEY 76 – 42 DELUDEDLY 117
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