Episode 5417

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Episode 5417 was broadcast on 2 February 2012, as part of Series 66.

Neil Hewitt played Jocelyn Menyhart, with Jocelyn Menyhart winning 79 – 74. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Neil Hewitt Score Jocelyn Menyhart Others Max.
1 JDSTIEAID TIDIES 6 – 6 TIDIES ADDIES*, TIDIED 6
2 NTDMUEEAN TANNED 6 – 13 UNTAMED MUNDANE, UNEATEN*, UNMEANT*, UNNAMED* 13
3 XFRIOEATB BAITER 12 – 19 BORATE FIREBOX 20
4 RWNLEAEUC CLEANER 19 – 26 CLEANER CERULEAN* 28
5 25 5 3 2 7 6 → 898 894 19 – 33 900
(5 × 7 + 3 − 2) × 25

RR: 898 = 3 × 2 × 6 × 25 − (7 − 5)

38
TTT RUINONES These can often ruin one's original opinion of people. REUNIONS
6 HNPTAIUEQ PIQUANT 26 – 33 QUAINT ANTIQUE*, PETUNIA*, QUINATE* 45
7 RSGDOUEAR GROUSED 33 – 40 GROUSED ADORERS*, ARGUERS*, AROUSED, DROGUES*, DROSERA*, GOURDES*, GRADERS*, GROUSER*, REGARDS*, SUGARED 52
8 EAOVTDLUF VAULTED 33 – 48 OVULATED 60
9 WSTREOAIC WASTER 33 – 55 WAITERS COASTER*, COWRIES*, CRISTAE*, EROTICA, OSTERIA*, RACIEST*, RECOATS*, SCORIAE*, WARIEST* 67
10 75 5 1 3 2 3 → 267 267
(5 × 3 − 1 + 75) × 3
43 – 55 270


77
TTT HYDROSPA Bohemian song might leave you feeling blue. RHAPSODY
11 MLDGEEOAM GLEAMED 50 – 62 GLEAMED GLAMMED, GLOMMED* 84
12 TRSROIEON ROOSTER 57 – 69 ROOSTER INTRORSE*, ROOTSIER*, SNOOTIER 92
13 PSTKEIEOV POKIEST 64 – 69 EVOKES POETISE, VOETSEK* 99
14 50 5 1 7 3 2 → 250 250
50 ÷ 2 × (7 + 3)
74 – 79 250
(3 + 2) × 50


109
15 HADBANKER handbaker ☓
(20.25 seconds)
74 – 79 HANDBRAKE 119
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