Episode 5555

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Episode 5555 was broadcast on 26 September 2012, as part of Series 67.

Liam Shaw played Jessica Pratesi, with Liam Shaw winning 83 – 82. The Dictionary Corner guest was Alistair McGowan, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Notably, in round 3 the letters could have been rearranged to make SUSIE DENT.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Liam Shaw Score Jessica Pratesi Others Max.
1 AUHDERCAN unarched ☓ 0 – 7 UNHEARD CHARADE, CHUNDER, CHURNED*, DURANCE*, HANDCAR*, RANCHED*, UNCARED* 7
2 SITEVSODL SOVIETS 7 – 14 VIOLETS DISSOLVE, SOLIDEST* 15
3 SIENUEDST STUDIES 14 – 21 DESTINE DESTINES 23
4 PSROEIANH SHARPEN 21 – 28 SENHORA APHORISE 31
5 25 9 8 4 6 1 → 414 414
(9 + 8) × 25 − 6 − 4 − 1
31 – 28 412


41
TTT SLIMRACE Races where the horses have slim chances of making it big. CLAIMERS
6 RNTDOEAEI RETAINED 39 – 36 RATIONED DERATION, DETAINER*, ORDINATE, ORIENTED* 49
7 MCASOEXFN FAXES 39 – 42 COAXES CAMEOS, CANOES*, MASCON*, NOSEMA*, OCEANS* 55
8 MTDOAIOSM MOIST 39 – 48 MIMOSA ATOMISM*, DIATOMS*, MADTOMS*, MASTOID, MIDMOST* 62
9 AERTGUIJE GUITAR 45 – 54 GUITAR ARGUTE*, AUGITE*, GAITER, JAEGER*, TRIAGE 68
10 7 1 2 6 9 10 → 236 45 – 54 236 ☓

RR: 236 = (6 × 10 − 1) × (9 − 7) × 2

78
TTT FLICKFUN You won't need this on a short sleeve. CUFFLINK
11 RAUYIELSN URINALS 52 – 61 URINALS UNEASILY 86
12 GRINPOALN PAROLING 60 – 69 PAROLING PANGOLIN* 94
13 IROEKBOVL BOILER 66 – 75 LOOKER BOILOVER 102
14 2 4 6 6 7 10 → 451 450
(7 + 2) × (6 ÷ 6 + 4) × 10
73 – 82 452
(7 × 6 + 4) × 10 − (6 + 2)

RR: 451 = (2 × 4 × 10 − 6) × 6 + 7

112
15 AUGMENTID MAGNITUDE
(5 seconds)
83 – 82 122
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