Episode 5680

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Episode 5680 was broadcast on 16 April 2013, as part of Series 68.

Giles Hutchings played Nick Holland, with Giles Hutchings winning 111 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Madeley, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Giles Hutchings Score Nick Holland Others Max.
1 FLAENGINB ENABLING 8 – 8 ENABLING 8
2 DFSLAIERO DARIOLES 16 – 8 SOLDIER FORESAIL 16
3 75 8 1 7 8 10 → 377 376
(8 − (10 − 7)) × 75 + 1
23 – 15 376
(7 − (10 − 8)) × 75 + 1

Best: 377 = (8 × 8 − 10) × 7 − 1

26
TTT HESKINDA He's kinda scary with this haircut, but don't let it put you off. SKINHEAD
4 SHGQAIEST GEISHAS 30 – 15 STAGES AGEISTS*, SAITHES* 33
5 RTKOUNIAU RAINOUT 37 – 22 OUTRANK 40
6 75 6 1 1 4 6 → 526 526
(6 + 1) × 75 + 1
47 – 32 526
(6 + 1) × 75 + 1


50
7 EBNPIOTUL POUTINE 54 – 32 unpolite ☓ BOTULIN*, ELUTION*, OPULENT*, OUTLINE* 57
8 SVPNAEOTJ PAEONS 60 – 32 STOVE NOVATES 64
9 100 6 3 10 8 5 → 448 448
(100 ÷ (10 ÷ 5) + 6) × 8
70 – 42 448
(100 − 10) × 5 − (8 − 6)


74
TTT RAYTOILS Ray toils all by himself in confinement. SOLITARY
10 ZGRNEIASD READINGS 78 – 50 READINGS GRADINES* 82
11 INDEARMUS NURSEMAID 96 – 50 REMAINS 100
12 GRCPEOESD CORPSED 96 – 58 PROCEEDS 108
13 AETMSARHE HETAERAS 104 – 58 HEATERS 116
14 25 1 5 4 10 2 → 966 965
(10 × 4 − 1) × 25 − 5 × 2
111 – 58


123
15 RAWWMELON 111 – 58 LAWNMOWER 133
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