Episode 5552

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Episode 5552 was broadcast on 21 September 2012, as part of Series 67.

Liam Shaw played Colin McBeth, with Liam Shaw winning 99 – 75. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kate Adie, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Liam Shaw Score Colin McBeth Others Max.
1 UPCALNOIT CAPTION 7 – 7 CAPTION ACUPOINT*, PLATONIC, PLUTONIC 8
2 RNOAUZDSO AROUND 13 – 13 ADORNS NARDOOS* 15
3 LPIEFIONM FLIP 13 – 18 FELON MOLINE*, OILMEN, OLEFIN, PINOLE* 21
4 TRDEOETSI STORIED 20 – 25 TESTIER ROSETTED*, TETRODES*, TIREDEST* 29
5 100 50 9 6 8 5 → 681 681
100 × 6 + 8 × 5 + 50 − 9
30 – 25 680


39
TTT OSTEOPAT You can see their eyes when they shoot. POTATOES
6 PRSUAENCK UNPACKS 37 – 25 PRANKS UNPACKERS* 57
7 EMIWVAJHG GAVE 37 – 30 WEIGH AWEIGH 63
8 NTSIOEXDR RODENTS 44 – 30 TIDES DEXTRIN, EDITORS*, INDORSE*, ORIENTS*, ROSINED*, SNORTED*, SORTIED*, STEROID*, STONIER*, STORIED*, TRIODES* 70
9 HNAILESWT INHALES 51 – 37 INHALES ELASTIN*, ENTAILS*, INWALES*, LATEISH*, SALIENT*, SALTINE*, SHAWLIE*, SLAINTE*, WAHINES*, WHISTLE, WHITENS* 77
10 25 10 3 6 9 2 → 253 253
10 × 25 + 3
61 – 47 253
10 × 25 + 3


87
TTT RETAILIT Do they read a load of rubbish? LITERATI
11 IDCEGYONT COINED 67 – 53 DOTING DECOYING 95
12 BNUEOPSEV BONES 72 – 58 BONUS PEONES*, VENOUS*, VENUES 101
13 RAELOBRTD ABORTED 79 – 65 BOARDER BLOATED*, BLOATER, BROADER*, DELATOR*, LEOTARD*, REALTOR*, REBOARD*, RELATOR*, RETABLO* 108
14 100 7 6 1 7 9 → 133 133
7 × 6 − 9 + 100
89 – 75 133
7 × 6 − 9 + 100


118
15 ICETARGET CIGARETTE
(14.75 seconds)
99 – 75 128
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