Episode 5493

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Episode 5493 was broadcast on 28 May 2012, as part of Series 66.

Suzi Purcell played Mark Green, with Suzi Purcell winning 91 – 45. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Suzi Purcell Score Mark Green Others Max.
1 XARTIGDEU GUITAR 6 – 0 girated ☓ GAUDIER, TRIAGED* 7
2 LWYOARSEO RELAYS 12 – 0 LOOSE AEROSOL, LAWYERS*, ROSEOLA* 14
3 DUTCISJEI disect ☓ 12 – 7 JUSTICE JUICIEST 22
4 RMADEOMRE ROAMED 12 – 14 DREAMER REARMED* 29
5 100 25 4 10 9 7 → 733 734
7 × 100 + 25 + 9
19 – 21 734
7 × 100 + 25 + 9

Best: 733 = (100 + 10 − 4) × 7 − 9

39
TTT DARNMILL Take a masculine power tool and make a monkey out of it. MANDRILL
6 LNAERVOTE TRAVEL 25 – 27 REVOLT ELEVATOR, LEVANTER*, RELEVANT*, RENOVATE 47
7 SUNFOTPED SPOUTED 32 – 27 POUTED OUTSPEND 55
8 OCZUWBOSL CLUBS 37 – 32 BOWLS COLOBUS* 62
9 RISGADTIE GAITERS 44 – 32 GRATED DIGERATI* 70
10 9 3 10 1 8 6 → 801 801
(8 + 1) × 9 × 10 − (6 + 3)
54 – 32


80
TTT STEAMSIN They say prayers before steaming into their food. MANTISES
11 CIBSETHAE BEASTIE 61 – 32 BATHES ACHIEST, AITCHES, BATCHES*, BEACHES*, BETCHAS*, BITCHES*, ESCHEAT*, TEACHES*, TECHIES* 87
12 PFDUIELAG GULPED 67 – 38 FAILED PLAGUED, UPFIELD 94
13 TONRIUTEO NUTTIER 74 – 38 OUTER RITENUTO 102
14 4 6 9 9 10 6 → 877 876
(9 × 9 + 6) × 10 + 6
81 – 45 876
(9 × 9 + 6) × 10 + 6

RR: 877 = (10 + 6) × 6 × 9 + 9 + 4

112
15 GIMPIRONS PROMISING
(20.25 seconds)
91 – 45 122
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