Episode 5679

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Episode 5679 was broadcast on 15 April 2013, as part of Series 68.

Giles Hutchings played Rob Tuson, with Giles Hutchings winning 121 – 62. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Madeley, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Giles Hutchings Score Rob Tuson Others Max.
1 OASTDINAP ADAPTIONS 18 – 0 PATIOS 18
2 COPQISUBE COPIES 24 – 6 EQUIPS BICEPS*, BISQUE, COUPES*, PIQUES* 24
3 75 6 4 3 5 1 → 794 796
(75 + 5) × (6 + 4) − (3 + 1)
31 – 6

Best: 795 = (75 + 4) × (6 + 3 + 1) + 5

31
TTT TONINGUP It's not the best way of achieving something, but it's effective. GUNPOINT
4 SGAHONARE ORANGES 38 – 13 HANGERS AGAROSE*, ANGORAS*, GHERAOS, HANGARS*, ONAGERS, REHANGS*, SENHORA* 38
5 OIBTREAFN BARITONE 46 – 13 BANTER OBTAINER 46
6 25 4 8 10 6 8 → 576 576
(25 − 8 ÷ 8) × 4 × 6
56 – 13


56
7 SPNKRIEUI PURINES 56 – 21 SPUNKIER 64
8 TDEROVGIZ GOITRED 63 – 21 groved ☓ VERTIGO, VIZORED* 71
9 100 1 1 6 6 9 → 703 703
(6 + 1) × 100 + 9 − 6
73 – 31 703
(6 + 1) × 100 + 9 − 6


81
TTT VETSIDEA It was the vet's idea to calm down the animal with this. SEDATIVE
10 LDMEUTDIS MUDDIEST 81 – 39 MUDDIEST MUDSLIDE*, MUSTELID* 89
11 DMUESLEOH DELOUSE 88 – 39 MOSHED MODULES 96
12 MEGNATGEN GAMETE 94 – 45 MAGNET GATEMEN 103
13 VRAISWERA ARRIVES 101 – 52 WAIVERS AIRWAVES 111
14 75 10 8 4 10 2 → 732 732
(75 − 2) × 10 + 8 ÷ 4
111 – 62 732
75 × 10 − (10 + 8)


121
15 WOLFLINGO FOLLOWING
(1.25 seconds)
121 – 62 131
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