Episode 5430

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Episode 5430 was broadcast on 21 February 2012, as part of Series 66.

Peter Lee played Gareth Munson, with Peter Lee winning 84 – 49. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ann Widdecombe, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Peter Lee Score Gareth Munson Others Max.
1 WSNPIOAEG WEAPONS 7 – 0 wasping ☓ AGONISE, AGONIES*, PIGEONS*, SOAPING*, SPAEING*, SPEWING, WIGEONS* 7
2 TJTAUMLEA MUTATE 13 – 0 METAL AMULET, MALATE, MATATU*, MULETA*, TAMALE* 13
3 LGNSIEARA LAIRAGES 21 – 0 gearing ☓ GERANIAL*, RAILAGES*, REALIGNS*, REGALIAN*, RESIGNAL*, SANGRAIL*, SANGREAL*, SLANGIER* 21
4 TPTOUEVAE TEAPOT 27 – 0 POUT PATTEE*, PUTTEE*, TOUPEE 27
5 75 2 4 5 4 6 → 426 426
(75 − 4) × 6
37 – 10 426
6 × 75 − (2 + 4) × 4


37
TTT SOLDAPET Sold a pet and bought a few of these little creatures instead. TADPOLES
6 NGSIAEKCU CAUSING 44 – 17 SACKING CEASING*, GUINEAS*, SAUCING*, SINKAGE*, SUCKING 44
7 DCNDOAERO CROONED 51 – 17 DEACON CORDONED 52
8 PRLSIQEEX EXPIRES 58 – 24 EXPIRES PREXIES*, REPLIES, SPIELER* 59
9 LRMYAOADO MAYORAL 65 – 24 ROOMY ARMLOAD* 66
10 50 9 10 2 7 5 → 203 202
(5 + 9 − 10) × 50 + 2
72 – 24 203 ☓

RR: 203 = (9 − 5) × 50 + 10 − 7

76
TTT BEATTHUD The top and bottom combine to form an assault. HEADBUTT
11 RTTSUOEIT outtires ☓ 72 – 24 tortiest ☓ RUTTIEST 84
12 ZBHSEOEFN ZONES 77 – 29 SHONE BONZES*, FOEHNS* 90
13 RDMLAIAVR ADMIRAL 84 – 29 DIAL ARRIVAL 97
14 25 3 7 10 1 8 → 516 515 84 – 39 516
7 × 3 × 25 − (8 + 1)


107
15 ICEDDONUT 84 – 49 DEDUCTION
(14 seconds)
117
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