Episode 5481

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Episode 5481 was broadcast on 10 May 2012, as part of Series 66.

George Anderson played Craig Lingard, with Craig Lingard winning 80 – 62. The Dictionary Corner guest was Angela Rippon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection George Anderson Score Craig Lingard Others Max.
1 MRSIEONEI SERMON 6 – 6 MINERS EMERSION, ERMINOIS* 8
2 DSETADETU SEDATED 13 – 13 SEDATED DEADEST*, DUETTED, SAUTEED, STATUED* 15
3 SRNWIOLAI sirloin ☓6 13 – 13 inlaws ☓ LIAISON, SIRLOIN 22
4 HKERATOGE GOATEE 19 – 19 HEATER AETHER*, GATHER, GHERAO*, HEREAT*, HERETO*, HETERO*, ORGEAT*, REHEAT*, RETAKE*, TOERAG* 28
5 50 4 6 9 3 9 → 361 359 ☓ 19 – 26 359
(4 + 3) × 50 + 9

RR: 361 = (50 + 9) × 6 + 4 + 3

38
TTT LOOSEMEN The men are at a loose end on their own. LONESOME
6 RFOYELASI FLAYERS 26 – 33 FLAYERS FORESAIL 46
7 PSERGUERL resurge ☓ 26 – 40 PURGERS GULPERS, PERUSER*, PURLERS*, REPULSE*, SPLURGE* 53
8 DOLGAMIPA palid ☓ 26 – 44 GLAD DIPLOMA 60
9 SNOGEAPVZ PAGES 26 – 50 SPONGE GENOAS*, PAEONS*, PENGOS*, PONGAS, VEGANS* 66
10 75 10 4 5 1 9 → 310 310
75 × 4 + 10
36 – 60 310
75 × 4 + 10


76
TTT DANKWORM Put a blemish on the quilt, then lower the price. MARKDOWN
11 NBTIUTNEQ BITTEN 42 – 66 BITTEN QUINTET 83
12 NSACETOPE PANTOS 48 – 66 SCOPE CAPSTONE*, NOTECASE, OPENCAST*, POTENCES* 91
13 MNANIREXL MINERAL 55 – 73 LINEMAN MANLIER, MARLINE*, MELANIN*, RAILMEN*, RELAXIN* 98
14 100 1 7 3 1 8 → 574 575
(7 − 1) × 100 − (8 × 3 + 1)
62 – 80 575
(7 − 1) × 100 − (8 × 3 + 1)

RR: 574 = (100 − (1 + 8) × (3 − 1)) × 7

108
15 MANUNITYD unanimity ☓
(25.5 seconds)
62 – 80 MUNDANITY 118
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