Episode 5457

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Episode 5457 was broadcast on 6 April 2012, as part of Series 66.

Rob Gibney played Jason Atkinson, with Rob Gibney winning 93 – 47. The Dictionary Corner guest was Anneka Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Rob Gibney Score Jason Atkinson Others Max.
1 AWESDUGAS ASSUAGED 8 – 0 GASSED 8
2 YIERJAEGN REGAIN 8 – 7 JEERING 15
3 ALBCOEUPO COUPLE 14 – 7 COUPE PLACEBO 22
4 EAUZNTIDM MEDIANT 21 – 7 DEUTZIA*, MINUTED*, UNTAMED 29
5 50 3 7 8 8 5 → 211 211
(5 + 7 − 8) × 50 + 8 + 3
31 – 7 213


39
TTT UPLONGER His job involves taking a plunge into the kitchen sink. PLONGEUR
6 RSOETNAED ROASTED 38 – 14 ROASTED RESONATED 57
7 ORISEHTOV OVERHITS 46 – 14 SHIVER OVERSHOT 65
8 RACIADTEP PAIRED 46 – 21 RADIATE ADAPTER*, ADIPATE*, DIPTERA*, PARETIC*, PARTIED*, PICRATE, PIRATED, PREDICT*, READAPT* 72
9 ULIOTDTSC OCULIST 53 – 21 COILS CULTIST* 79
10 25 5 8 2 1 3 → 372 372
5 × 3 × 25 − 2 − 1
63 – 31 372
(5 + 8 + 2) × 25 − 3


89
TTT BENTOVER Bent over? That's not allowed, surely! VERBOTEN
11 VEAXORPSA PROVES 69 – 31 PEARS OPERAS, PAREOS*, PAVERS*, SARAPE* 95
12 MRELOISLE SMELLIER 77 – 31 MILLERS 103
13 AWELISPEA PLEASE 83 – 37 PLEASE ASLEEP*, ELAPSE*, ESPIAL*, LIPASE*, PALAIS*, PALEAE*, PESEWA*, PILEAS*, SAPELE*, WASPIE*, WEASEL* 109
14 25 5 6 1 9 7 → 296 296
(7 + 5) × 25 − (9 + 1 − 6)
93 – 37


119
15 KENSPOEMS 93 – 47 SPOKESMEN
(2 seconds)
129
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