Episode 5848

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Episode 5848 was broadcast on 16 January 2014, as part of Series 70.

Ciarán Crawley played Sophie Handley, with Ciarán Crawley winning 95 – 74. The Dictionary Corner guest was Helen Skelton, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ciarán Crawley Score Sophie Handley Others Max.
1 SAHIJELUT HAILS 5 – 5 JAILS LATEISH* 7
2 RTKHOEAER RATHER 11 – 11 HEARER AETHER*, HEATER*, HEREAT*, HERETO*, HETERO*, HOARER*, KARREE*, REHEAR*, REHEAT*, RERATE*, RETAKE, RHETOR*, TEARER* 13
3 75 6 2 8 6 1 → 598 598
8 × 75 − 2
21 – 21 598
8 × 75 − 2


23
TTT GOODUNIT The good unit are getting the better of their opponents. OUTDOING
4 LSRPOAEIT EPILATORS 39 – 21 SPOILER 41
5 GUMOGIFAO FOAM 43 – 25 GOOF AGOGO, AMIGO*, FOGOU*, IMAGO 46
6 50 75 100 25 8 8 → 550 550
75 × 8 − 50
53 – 35 550
75 × 8 − 50


56
7 RENISABOR barnies ☓ 53 – 41 BONIER AIRBORNE, BARONIES 64
8 CNGEOEHRU GROUCH 59 – 47 HUNGER COUGHER*, ROUGHEN 71
9 25 2 9 6 8 8 → 504 501
(2 × 6 + 8) × 25 + 9 − 8
66 – 47

RR: 504 = (6 + 8) × 9 × 8 ÷ 2

81
TTT TEARDROP This beast definitely won't shed any tears for his victims. PREDATOR
10 IAUDSRVEL ADVISER 73 – 47 SAILED DISVALUE*, RESIDUAL 89
11 FIDORANIE ORDAIN 79 – 53 FONDER ANEROID, DENARII* 96
12 OAUODQVPE PAVED 84 – 58 PAVED OPAQUE 102
13 SAMORIDAS RADIOS 90 – 64 SAMOSA DIORAMAS 110
14 25 50 75 100 6 4 → 887 896
(100 + 50) × 6 − 4
95 – 64

RR: 887 = (4 × 100 + 6) × 50 ÷ 25 + 75

120
15 REFGOTFLU 95 – 74 FORGETFUL
(2.5 seconds)
130
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