Episode 5881

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Episode 5881 was broadcast on 4 March 2014, as part of Series 70.

Sean Connors played Sue Babb, with Sean Connors winning 76 – 63. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gloria Hunniford, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sean Connors Score Sue Babb Others Max.
1 DGROAUIZN DARING 6 – 0 AUDIO ADORING, AGROUND 7
2 RMYEOUTDG GROUTED 13 – 7 GROUTED GOURMET 14
3 50 100 75 25 3 2 → 140 146 ☓ 13 – 7 140 ☓

RR: 140 = (75 − (100 ÷ 50 + 3)) × 2

24
TTT DOCKGIRL Dock the girl's wages for being late due to terrible traffic. GRIDLOCK
4 SRTHEAIPQ HEARTS 19 – 7 harpiest ☓ HARPIES, HARPIST*, HASTIER*, HIPSTER*, PARTIES*, PASTIER*, PIASTRE*, PIRATES, PRATIES*, SEPHIRA*, SHARPIE*, TRAIPSE* 31
5 NFTOEIDNA FAINTED 26 – 14 FAINTED ANOINTED, ANTINODE 39
6 75 8 10 5 3 4 → 909 910
(8 + 4) × 75 + 10
33 – 21 908
(3 × 5 + 75) × 10 + 8

RR: 909 = (75 × 4 + 3) × (8 − 5)

49
7 PMSJEUADS JUMPED 39 – 27 PAUSED ASSUMED, JUDASES*, MEDUSAS 56
8 VSRKEOAHN sharker ☓ 39 – 33 SHRANK HANKERS, HARKENS*, HONKERS*, SENHORA* 63
9 50 25 100 75 10 9 → 337 340
75 ÷ 25 × 100 + 50 − 10
46 – 40 340
75 ÷ 25 × 100 + 50 − 10

RR: 337 = 75 ÷ 25 × (100 + 9) + 10

73
TTT MADEAPAN Made a panful of these lovely Spanish snacks. EMPANADA
10 TVRIOAPFS RATIOS 52 – 46 RATIOS PAVIORS*, PROFITS*, SPORTIF*, TRAVOIS* 80
11 DLTOEIRBT BRITTLE 59 – 46 blottier ☓ LIBRETTO* 88
12 RNRSNUEOT SNORER 59 – 53 RUNNERS NEUTRONS 96
13 CSNAEIGCL SCALING 66 – 53 cleansing ☓ CALCINES* 104
14 50 8 9 3 2 8 → 427 427
(50 + 3) × 8 + 2 + 9 − 8
76 – 63 427
50 × 8 + 9 × 3


114
15 TEASINGIT 76 – 63 INSTIGATE 124
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