Episode 5852

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Episode 5852 was broadcast on 22 January 2014, as part of Series 70.

Priscilla Munday played Ian Williams, with Priscilla Munday winning 74 – 61. The Dictionary Corner guest was Matt Allwright, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Priscilla Munday Score Ian Williams Others Max.
1 VCOIATRGS CAVORTS 7 – 0 GATORS ORGASTIC 8
2 RFNEISRUD REFUNDS 14 – 7 FINDERS DURRIES*, FRIENDS*, FUNDERS*, FUNDIES*, INFUSED, INFUSER*, INSURED, INSURER*, NURDIER*, UNFIRED* 15
3 100 9 10 5 2 7 → 459 462 14 – 17 459
9 × 5 × 10 + 7 + 2


25
TTT CHIPIDEA This is likely to upset the Green Party in more ways than one. APHICIDE
4 GNCEOEZMA CONGEE 20 – 17 OMEGA COZENAGE* 33
5 TENIBLOER NOBLER 26 – 17 TONER BORNITE*, EBONITE*, RETINOL* 40
6 75 6 2 3 6 9 → 524 524
(9 − 2) × 75 − 6 ÷ 6
36 – 27 524
(9 − 2) × 75 − 6 ÷ 6


50
7 LIREMTIOV VIOLET 42 – 33 REVOLT LIMITER, MOTLIER*, RILIEVO*, VITRIOL, VOMITER* 57
8 SRHEASBFO BASHERS 49 – 40 BASHERS FROSHES*, SHOFARS* 64
9 75 9 3 6 10 8 → 473 475 ☓ 49 – 47 468
75 × 6 + 10 + 8

RR: 473 = 75 ÷ 3 × (10 + 9) − (8 − 6)

74
TTT OARDOUBT There's doubt about needing an oar if you've got this motor. OUTBOARD
10 MHSETEIDS THEMES 49 – 54 DEMISTS DEMISES, HEISTED*, SMITHED*, TIMESED*, TIMESES* 81
11 TPEIODPES ESTOPPED 57 – 54 DOPIEST EPITOPES*, PEPTIDES*, POETISED* 89
12 RNGUIQLMO MOGUL 62 – 54 4 LOURING, RONQUIL* 96
13 NTAODSEIP POINTED 69 – 61 POINTED ANTIPODES 114
14 8 6 3 3 7 10 → 845 836
(8 × 10 + 3) × (7 + 3) + 6
74 – 61 818

RR: 845 = ((3 + 7) × 10 + 6) × 8 − 3

124
15 BONDFIRED 74 – 61 FORBIDDEN 134
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