Episode 5742

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Episode 5742 was broadcast on 29 July 2013, as part of Series 69.

Zarte Siempre played Michelle Furnell, with Zarte Siempre winning 137 – 41. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dan Walker, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Siempre's 137 points is the highest score ever achieved by a contestant who did not go on to make the finals, as well as the highest ever achieved by a non-octochamp.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Zarte Siempre Score Michelle Furnell Others Max.
1 BDRSIOEPD BIDDERS 7 – 0 biopeds ☓ DISROBED, DROPSIDE*, SPODDIER* 8
2 NUACTEARG CARNAGE 14 – 0 CANTER ARCUATE*, CARTAGE*, CATERAN*, CENTAUR, CRANAGE*, CURTANA*, GAUNTER*, TANAGER*, UNCRATE* 15
3 100 50 75 6 8 10 → 445 445
75 × 6 − 10 ÷ (100 ÷ 50)
24 – 0 458


25
TTT FATUNION You may be able to buy this pen for 3 coins, perhaps? FOUNTAIN
4 TNDSOEAIT ANTIDOTES 42 – 0 SEDATION STATIONED 43
5 XRNSOIUME MOUSIER 49 – 7 MOUSIER MERINOS* 50
6 75 9 10 6 10 1 → 747 747
75 × 10 − (9 − 6)
59 – 17 747
75 × 10 − (9 − 6)


60
7 NCTPIOEAT CAPTION 66 – 24 CAPTION ENTOPTIC*, PITTANCE*, TACONITE 68
8 NHSIUAORS NOURISH 73 – 24 HAIRS SHAURIS*, SOURISH*, SUASION*, SURAHIS* 75
9 75 3 10 2 3 8 → 824 824
(75 + 8) × 10 − 3 × 2
83 – 34 824
(8 + 3) × 75 − (3 − 2)


85
TTT GROANSIR A group of warriors associated with Zina, perhaps? GARRISON
10 QSMREEAOG MEAGRE 89 – 34 SMEAR MEAGRES 92
11 SLNHEIEAD HEADLINES 107 – 34 HANDLES 110
12 GJRWEOAML MORALE 113 – 34 WORM GALORE*, GAOLER*, GLOWER, LOGJAM* 116
13 RLSYIEOFL FOLLIES 120 – 41 FOLLIES FILLERS*, REFILLS 123
14 50 6 4 9 1 7 → 838 840
(9 + 7 + 1) × 50 − 6 − 4
127 – 41

RR: 838 = ((6 − 4) × 50 − 7) × 9 + 1

133
15 NICESOULS SECLUSION
(19.75 seconds)
137 – 41 143
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