Episode 5698

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Episode 5698 was broadcast on 21 May 2013, as part of Series 68.

Joe McGonigle played Jonny Walker, with Joe McGonigle winning 95 – 56. The Dictionary Corner guest was Janet Street-Porter, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Joe McGonigle Score Jonny Walker Others Max.
1 SAHIREDOS SHADIER 7 – 7 DASHERS RADISHES 8
2 MUNBAGTEI BEATING 14 – 7 BEGAN AMBIENT*, AUGMENT*, BEAMING, BITUMEN*, MEGABIT*, MINTAGE*, MUTAGEN*, TEAMING*, TEGMINA* 15
3 25 100 10 4 3 7 → 815 813
100 × 7 + 25 × 4 + 10 + 3
21 – 7 810

RR: 815 = (7 − 3 + 4) × 100 + 25 − 10

25
TTT EARCONCH Will the insect make its way onto your territory? ENCROACH
4 NOVPAREON PROVEN 27 – 13 PROVEN NOONER, NOVENA*, OPERON* 31
5 GERISAVER GREASIER 35 – 13 VISAGE GRIEVERS* 39
6 100 5 7 4 9 5 → 736 736
7 × 100 + 4 × 9
45 – 23 736
7 × 100 + 4 × 9


49
7 PODUNILED PUDDLE 45 – 30 POUNDED EUPLOID*, POINDED*, UNOILED 56
8 CATNIZMEO ATOMIC 51 – 36 ACTION MONAZITE* 64
9 25 100 4 8 4 5 → 557 556
(100 + 4 + 8) × 5 − 4
58 – 36

RR: 557 = (100 + 4) × 5 + 4 + 8 + 25

74
TTT GIFTLOAN It's in the water, but it hasn't quite sunk in. FLOATING
10 KIREMAGNS remakings ☓ 58 – 42 REIGNS MARKINGS*, RAMEKINS, REMAKING, SMEARING* 82
11 DOGELARIS GLIDERS 65 – 49 LODGERS DARIOLES*, GIRASOLE*, SERAGLIO 90
12 NERUTCSEL CLUSTER 72 – 49 RULES ESCULENT*, LECTERNS*, LECTURES, UNSELECT* 98
13 DRXIOETJA EDITOR 78 – 49 OXIDE EXORDIA 105
14 75 10 10 2 6 3 → 399 400
(6 − 2) × 75 + 10 × 10
85 – 56 400
(6 − 2) × 10 × 10

RR: 399 = (75 − 10) × 6 + 10 − (3 − 2)

115
15 DININGHER HINDERING
(7 seconds)
95 – 56 125
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