Episode 5469

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Episode 5469 was broadcast on 24 April 2012, as part of Series 66.

Megan Jephson played Jonathan Green, with Megan Jephson winning 89 – 77. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Megan Jephson Score Jonathan Green Others Max.
1 DTSOEIRME MOISTER 7 – 7 STORMED DOSIMETER 18
2 TCQOENUOR CONQUER 14 – 14 COUNTER CONTOUR*, CORONET*, CROQUET, CROUTON*, ECOTOUR*, RECOUNT*, TROUNCE 25
3 VRTAIETLI TRAVEL 20 – 20 RATTLE LITERATI 33
4 SLPOUBLIM PLUMS 25 – 20 billous ☓ BLIMPS*, LIMBOS*, LIMBUS*, PILOUS*, PLUMBS, POILUS* 39
5 100 3 8 6 8 4 → 272 272
100 × 3 − (8 ÷ 8 + 6) × 4
35 – 20 274


49
TTT BESORDID It would be rather sordid if you did this in public. DISROBED
6 RNGEAIHXP HEARING 42 – 27 HEARING APEXING*, HARPING*, HEAPING*, HEPARIN*, REAPING 56
7 RSREAATPE SEPARATE 50 – 35 SEPARATE 64
8 SNSOEATSE STONES 50 – 42 SEASONS STENOSES* 72
9 JNPBAEIGL PEALING 57 – 49 LEAPING BIPLANE 79
10 75 100 25 10 7 1 → 226 226
25 × 10 − (100 − 75) + 1
67 – 49


89
TTT IMETCHAP I met a chap who was down, I understood his feelings. EMPATHIC
11 FDMUOIRWE MOWED 67 – 55 FORMED DEFORM*, DEWORM*, FIRMED*, FUMIER*, WEIRDO, WORMED* 95
12 TSIOKYALT TOASTY 73 – 61 STALKY ALTOIST, SALOTTI*, TASTILY 102
13 HZNEUIGSF FUSING 79 – 67 FUSING FEIGNS*, FEUING*, GENIUS*, HINGES*, INFUSE, NEIGHS* 108
14 100 25 50 5 3 4 → 618 620 79 – 77 618
(100 + 25) × 5 − (4 + 3)


118
15 DIRTYEXAM TAXIDERMY
(10.25 seconds)
89 – 77 128
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