Episode 5833

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Episode 5833 was broadcast on 12 December 2013, and was the first quarter-final of Series 69.

Dylan Taylor played Gemma Church, with Dylan Taylor winning 108 – 76. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dan Walker, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Taylor missed the conundrum, otherwise it would have been a perfect game.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dylan Taylor Score Gemma Church Others Max.
1 ILHKATORV TROIKA 6 – 6 TAILOR HARLOT*, HIROLA*, THORIA*, VORTAL* 6
2 CMUAPSEOH POUCHES 13 – 13 POACHES CHEAPOS, MUCOSAE* 13
3 25 100 75 50 6 10 → 351 351
(50 − 100 ÷ 25) × 6 + 75
23 – 13 351 ☓


23
TTT SEEKAMAN Seek a man with the same identity as you, perhaps? NAMESAKE
4 JCSEANLOR CAJOLES 30 – 20 LOANERS CANOERS*, CLONERS*, COALERS*, COARSEN*, CORNEAL*, CORNEAS*, CORNELS, ESCOLAR*, LANCERS*, ORACLES* 30
5 ETMOSINSY MOISTENS 38 – 20 smogiest ☓ MYOTISES* 38
6 50 75 100 25 6 1 → 583 583
(75 + 1) × (100 ÷ 50 + 6) − 25
48 – 30 583
(100 − 75 ÷ 25) × 6 + 1


48
7 AERVOPTNR OVERRAN 55 – 37 OPERANT PARTNER*, PRAETOR*, PRONATE*, PRORATE*, PROTEAN* 55
8 TDWNEOURG UNDERTOW 63 – 37 undergot ☓ 63
9 2 1 6 9 1 8 → 167 167
(8 + 1) × 9 × 2 + 6 − 1
73 – 47 167
(8 + 1) × 9 × 2 + 6 − 1


73
TTT RICHGAIN Presiding over the meeting about furniture. CHAIRING
10 DSEIIPRMA IMPAIRED 81 – 55 IMPAIRED 81
11 OTIPQUFXN PINOUT 87 – 55 outfix ☓ 87
12 LSSEHSOUB BLOUSES 94 – 62 BLUSHES BOLUSES*, BUSHELS, SLOSHES*, SLUSHES* 94
13 IDGMENEDA DEEMING 101 – 69 DEEMING AMENDED*, DEADMEN*, DEEDING*, DEIGNED*, DEMINED*, ENDGAME, MADDING* 101
14 25 100 50 75 7 1 → 556 557
(75 + 1) × 7 + 25
108 – 76 557
(75 + 1) × 7 + 25


108
15 ICURBTHIS 108 – 76 HUBRISTIC 118
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