Episode 5579

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Episode 5579 was broadcast on 31 October 2012, as part of Series 67.

Lucy Grainge played Ivor Sorokin, with Lucy Grainge winning 83 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jo Brand, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Lucy Grainge Score Ivor Sorokin Others Max.
1 SFTOIEWCM COMFIEST 8 – 0 finest ☓ 8
2 NIBOGESUT BOGIES 8 – 7 OUTINGS BOUNTIES* 16
3 CVJRAEAGP GRAPE 13 – 12 CRAVE PAVAGE*, RAVAGE* 22
4 RULERIDON ROUNDER 20 – 19 ROUNDER LORINER*, NURDIER*, ROUNDEL, UNOILED 29
5 2 6 1 4 10 8 → 382 382
(8 × 4 + 6) × 10 + 2
30 – 29 382
(8 × 4 + 6) × 10 + 2


39
TTT MEDICNAP Medics won't have time for a nap during one of these. PANDEMIC
6 PANOTEANX NOTE 34 – 29 panneta ☓ APNOEA* 45
7 LPSEIORNE SPOILER 41 – 36 SPOILER ISOPRENE*, LEPORINE*, PIONEERS 53
8 DUSOLATUC CLOUTS 47 – 42 CLOUTS ADULTS*, CLOUDS*, COSTAL*, CULTUS*, DOULAS*, DUCATS, DUCTAL*, DUCTUS*, LOCUST*, OCTADS*, OCULUS*, OSCULA* 59
9 SLDGAIETS GLASSED 54 – 42 GLISSADE* 67
10 100 75 8 3 1 2 → 814 814
(100 + 2) × 8 − (3 − 1)
64 – 52 814
(100 + 2) × 8 − (3 − 1)


77
TTT IRONSTEP A few tips that will help to show you the way. POINTERS
11 TDNAUERHI HAUNTED 71 – 59 HAUNTED HAURIENT*, INDURATE*, UNTHREAD*, URINATED 85
12 LARIVOESH SHIVER 77 – 65 HOVELS OVERSAIL*, SHRIEVAL*, VALORISE* 93
13 NTSOEODHA HONEST 83 – 65 HANDS ODONATES 101
14 50 25 1 8 4 7 → 860 83 – 65

RR: 860 = ((25 + 1) × 8 + 7) × 4

111
15 OBESEDIDY 83 – 65 DISOBEYED 121


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