Episode 5545

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Episode 5545 was broadcast on 15 August 2012, as part of Series 67.

Grant Waters played Calum Steel, with Grant Waters winning 83 – 45. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dave Myers, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Grant Waters Score Calum Steel Others Max.
1 SBNEUERTO BURNT 5 – 5 BEERS TENEBROUS* 18
2 NALDETPOB PLANTED 12 – 5 BOATED BLOATED*, NOTABLE, NOTEPAD*, POLENTA, POTABLE*, TADPOLE*, TALONED*, TONEPAD* 25
3 ZTNEIUETG TINGE 17 – 5 getting ☓ GUNITE, TEEING*, TENUTI* 31
4 NOMLISHAS SHOALS 23 – 5 SMASH MALISONS* 39
5 50 1 7 10 2 7 → 266 266
(7 − 2) × 50 + 10 + 7 − 1
33 – 15 266
(7 − 2) × 50 + 10 + 7 − 1


49
TTT LICKOBOE These little creatures love a good story. BOOKLICE
6 COTILPTES poltices ☓ 33 – 20 CLIPS POLITEST* 57
7 RFNGAIUAT RAFTING 40 – 20 frating ☓ FIGURANT 65
8 JERWOSERP POWERS 46 – 26 PROSER REPOSE*, REPROS*, ROWERS*, SPEWER* 71
9 GWOLAIEVR GOALIE 52 – 32 GROVEL LAWGIVER* 79
10 75 9 3 10 1 4 → 413 411
(9 − 3) × 75 − 4 × 10 + 1
59 – 32

RR: 413 = (75 − (10 − 4)) × (9 − 3) − 1

89
TTT RASHBELT "You wouldn't want to be belted with these", said the prince. HALBERTS
11 MDTUIOSRE MISROUTED 77 – 32 meteors ☓ 107
12 MARTOSDIR ADROIT 83 – 32 DARTS MIRADORS* 115
13 GDQEUIROM QUID 83 – 38 GUIDER DROGUE*, GOURDE*, GRIMED*, MORGUE, ROGUED*, ROUGED* 121
14 50 25 5 6 10 4 → 587 580 83 – 45 585
(5 + 6) × 50 + 25 + 10

Best: 587 = ((50 × 6 − 4) × 10 − 25) ÷ 5

131
15 TOILPROOF profiterole ☓
(5 seconds)
83 – 45 PORTFOLIO 141
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