Episode 5543

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Episode 5543 was broadcast on 13 August 2012, as part of Series 67.

Grant Waters played Neil Jenner, with Grant Waters winning 100 – 42. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dave Myers, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Grant Waters Score Neil Jenner Others Max.
1 NGREIASPE SEEPING 0 – 8 SPEARING SPREEING* 8
2 DOITRGENT GOITRED 7 – 15 DOTTING DOTTIER, ERODING*, GENITOR*, GITTERN*, GRITTED*, GROINED*, IGNORED*, REDOING*, RETTING*, ROTTING, TRIDENT*, TRIGONE*, TRITONE* 15
3 ZNTPOAEIL ELATION 14 – 15 PLANET OPALINE*, PANTILE*, POLENTA, TOENAIL* 22
4 DFALEAORT DEFLATOR 22 – 15 FARTED 30
5 75 6 9 8 5 5 → 647 647
(6 + 75) × 8 − 5 ÷ 5
32 – 25 647
(6 + 75) × 8 − 5 ÷ 5


40
TTT GLIBSTAN Stan was very glib, he just had a telling off! BLASTING
6 TMAORSECI AMORTISE 40 – 25 COASTER ATOMISER, MATRICES*, MORTICES* 48
7 HRQUEAGES SQUARE 46 – 31 SQUARE AGREES*, ARGUES*, AUGERS*, EAGRES*, GREASE, GUSHER*, HEARSE*, QUEERS*, RESEAU*, SAUGER* 54
8 WIOTRELMI MOTLIER 53 – 31 LOITER LIMITER 61
9 RJPOEUSIN PROSE 58 – 31 pinser ☓ JUNIPERS*, PRUINOSE* 69
10 100 9 1 6 9 8 → 233 234
(8 − 6) × (9 + 9 − 1 + 100)
65 – 31 235

Best: 233 = 100 ÷ (9 − 6 + 1) × 9 + 8

79
TTT CHICNOSE Shells maybe, but certainly not bullets. CONCHIES
11 WTBAEUSEM BEAUTS 71 – 31 ABUSE STEWBUM* 86
12 LASDEOBXS BLADES 77 – 37 BLADES ALBEDOS, BOLASES*, LASSOED* 93
13 VNTGEAIOR AVERTING 85 – 37 VINEGAR GRAVITON*, RAVIGOTE*, VINTAGER 101
14 50 75 100 25 8 3 → 940 947
100 × 8 + 75 + 25 + 50 − 3
90 – 42 947
100 × 8 + 75 + 25 + 50 − 3

RR: 940 = (75 × 25 + 8 − 3) ÷ (100 ÷ 50)

111
15 TAANDOORI ADORATION
(8.5 seconds)
100 – 42 121
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