Episode 5422

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Episode 5422 was broadcast on 9 February 2012, as part of Series 66.

Victoria James played Katie Daniels, with Victoria James winning 92 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kate Humble, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Victoria James Score Katie Daniels Others Max.
1 QPNDUEIND PIQUED 6 – 6 PUNNED DINNED*, DUNNED*, INDUED*, PINNED*, UNDINE*, UNIPED* 6
2 RZTGAIOAE GRAZE 11 – 6 rogate ☓ AGORAE*, GAITER*, GOITRE*, OATIER*, ORGEAT*, TOERAG*, TRIAGE* 12
3 DLWSAIEAR REDIALS 18 – 13 DERAILS SALARIED 20
4 BTRMEAOET METEOR 24 – 19 BATTER ABETTER*, ABETTOR*, BROMATE 27
5 25 9 8 2 6 9 → 287 288
(25 − 9 ÷ 9) × 6 × 2
31 – 26 286
(9 + 2) × 25 + 9 + 8 − 6

RR: 287 = (25 + 6) × 9 + 8

37
TTT SLIMWORK It works to produce very slim fibres. SILKWORM
6 GFCSAIENO FANCIES 38 – 26 FACING COINAGES* 45
7 DSSNAEIMG DESIGNS 45 – 33 MESSING ASSIGNED*, GAMINESS, SIDESMAN*, SMIDGENS* 53
8 SGNWOEIHE SHOWING 52 – 40 SHOWING SHEWING*, SHOEING, SOIGNEE*, WHINGES, WIGEONS* 60
9 RLDSEOUKI SOLDIER 59 – 47 SULKIER DUIKERS*, DUSKIER*, KELOIDS*, LOURIES*, LOUSIER, SKIRLED*, SOLIDER* 67
10 75 1 4 4 2 5 → 200 201
(2 + 1) × 75 − (5 × 4 + 4)
66 – 47

RR: 200 = (4 + 1) × 5 × 4 × 2

77
TTT ITRHYMES It rhymes with dithery, so be on your metal and get to work. SMITHERY
11 RTJTEAODE JETTED 66 – 54 ROTATED TETRODE*, TREATED 84
12 BVSCTUEAI CUBES 71 – 59 BASTE ABUSIVE, ACTIVES* 91
13 MNLROAELX MOANER 77 – 65 MOANER ALMONER, LLANERO* 98
14 75 7 1 6 10 1 → 627 617
(7 + 1) × 75 + 10 + 6 + 1
82 – 65

RR: 627 = (10 − 1) × 75 − (7 + 1) × 6

108
15 SILLYHOOF FOOLISHLY
(1.5 seconds)
92 – 65 118
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