Episode 5687

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Episode 5687 was broadcast on 25 April 2013, as part of Series 68.

Eileen Taylor played Paul Johnson, with Eileen Taylor winning 88 – 75. The Dictionary Corner guest was Bill Turnbull, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Eileen Taylor Score Paul Johnson Others Max.
1 EOAGSDLFM LOAFED 6 – 6 DOSAGE GLADSOME 8
2 WRSEIHSAT WRAITHS 13 – 13 WASTERS SWATHERS*, SWITHERS*, TRISHAWS*, WAITRESS*, WASHIEST 16
3 75 2 6 1 5 5 → 643 13 – 13

RR: 643 = (75 + 6) × 2 × (5 − 1) − 5

26
TTT MAGICSID You can record movies on this, but there are no films. DIGICAMS
4 RSGDOEINT RESTING 20 – 20 IGNORES GENITORS*, STODGIER, STRINGED*, TRIGONES* 34
5 AIASVMYER VARIES 26 – 20 savers ☓ ARMIES*, AVIARY, MISERY*, SAMIER, SARMIE*, SMEARY*, VERISM*, VERMIS* 40
6 25 9 7 7 8 5 → 794 793 ☓ 26 – 20

Best: 794 = 9 × 7 × (8 + 5) − 25

50
7 OAENCRBSI CARBONISE 44 – 38 CARBONISE 68
8 DMLUOATEM MOULTED 44 – 46 MODULATE 76
9 50 9 4 8 7 8 → 978 984
(8 + 8 + 4) × 50 − 7 − 9
49 – 46

Best: 978 = (9 + 7) × 8 × 8 − 50 + 4

86
TTT LARDFEUD Things aren't just bad, they're worse than that! DREADFUL
10 LJNTOAEDT NOTATED 56 – 46 LOANED TALONED*, TOADLET 93
11 IOUQPRSOG GROUPS 62 – 52 GROUPS GUIROS*, POROUS* 99
12 FRNEIAPDE FRIEND 68 – 58 PAIRED DEFINER*, PERINEA*, REFINED*, REPINED, RIPENED* 106
13 AIULRSTXE RESULT 68 – 65 REALIST LUSTIER, LUXATES*, RETAILS*, RITUALS*, SALTIER*, SALTIRE*, SALUTER* 113
14 50 75 8 9 6 1 → 367 367
50 × 6 + 75 − 8
78 – 75 367
(6 − 1) × 75 − 8


123
15 SITTHECAT CHATTIEST
(21.25 seconds)
88 – 75 catchiest ☓
(3 seconds)
133
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