Episode 5695

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Episode 5695 was broadcast on 13 May 2013, as part of Series 68.

Ian Burn played Joe McGonigle, with Joe McGonigle winning 83 – 57. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ian Burn Score Joe McGonigle Others Max.
1 MNGEIERLU REELING 7 – 7 REELING MERINGUE* 8
2 BSDAIAOPZ BIPODS 13 – 7 SAID DOPIAZAS* 16
3 25 4 6 8 8 10 → 761 13 – 7

RR: 761 = ((4 + 6) × 10 − 8) × 8 + 25

26
TTT GRITSINK A strong resemblance of those refusing to work. STRIKING
4 FEMIBESDU BEMUSED 20 – 14 BEMUSED EMBUSED*, MISFEED 33
5 RTWEIASNR WAITERS 20 – 22 TRAINERS INTERWAR*, RESTRAIN, RETRAINS*, STRAINER*, TERRAINS*, TRANSIRE* 41
6 25 50 8 10 9 5 → 597 598 ☓ 20 – 29 598
(50 + 9) × 10 + 8

RR: 597 = 10 × 50 + 9 × 8 + 25

51
7 TNSJEAORI JOINTERS 28 – 29 seration ☓ JANITORS, NOTARIES, NOTARISE* 59
8 TDMAEOCDE decoated ☓ 28 – 35 COATED DEMOTED 66
9 50 4 9 8 8 10 → 664 28 – 42 666
(9 + 4) × 50 + 8 + 8

RR: 664 = (8 + 8 + 50) × 10 + 4

76
TTT REDMARES Along with Freddie, they've got their delusions. DREAMERS
10 RUTOPEHOQ TORQUE 34 – 42 toupee ☓ HOOPER*, HOOTER*, POTHER*, POUTER*, ROQUET*, THORPE*, TROUPE*, UPROOT* 82
11 DSSMAUELT SALUTED 41 – 49 TUSSLED AMULETS, ASSUMED, AULDEST*, DAMSELS*, DESALTS*, MEDUSAS, MULETAS*, SALUTES*, TALUSES* 89
12 SGVROIECG GROVES 47 – 55 VOICES GEORGICS* 97
13 TLSPOAEIS opalises ☓ 47 – 63 APOSTLES ISOLATES*, PISTOLES*, SOAPIEST*, TOPSAILS* 105
14 4 6 10 9 10 6 → 105 105
10 × 10 + 9 − 4
57 – 73 105
10 × 10 + 6 ÷ 6 + 4


115
15 DARTMAKER marketer ☓
(6.5 seconds)
57 – 83 TRADEMARK
(7 seconds)
125
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