Episode 5886

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Episode 5886 was broadcast on 17 March 2014, as part of Series 70.

Ruth Erwin played Matt Styles, with Ruth Erwin winning 82 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Vine, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ruth Erwin Score Matt Styles Others Max.
1 RDHEUONQI HINDER 6 – 6 HEROIN QUOINED 7
2 TRENOLIBA LOITER 12 – 12 LOITER BARITONE, OBTAINER*, ORIENTAL*, RELATION* 15
3 25 1 8 5 9 5 → 176 176
(8 − 1) × 25 + 5 ÷ 5
22 – 22 176
(8 − 1) × 25 + 5 ÷ 5


25
TTT GOTARUDE Got a rude response and became this. OUTRAGED
4 TMNEUVSOR MOUNTERS 30 – 22 MONSTER REMOUNTS 33
5 IEACRNCED DANCER 36 – 28 DANCER DERACINE* 41
6 75 7 1 8 5 3 → 212 212
75 × 3 − 8 − 5
46 – 28


51
7 TDKOUEPYG POUTED 52 – 28 DUET DEPUTY* 57
8 TNSRAIEST STRAINS 59 – 35 STRAINS RATTINESS*, RESISTANT*, STRAITENS*, TARTINESS 75
9 50 75 5 2 8 1 → 630 639
75 × 8 + 50 − 5 × 2 − 1
64 – 35

RR: 630 = (50 × 75) ÷ (8 − 2) + 5

85
TTT AVERSETO He's not averse to getting stuck into a huge portion of food. OVEREATS
10 NFZLAIOJR jailor ☓ 64 – 40 FLAIR FLORIN, FOLIAR*, FRAZIL* 91
11 EAIPRTGOS gropiest ☓ 64 – 46 PAGERS GRAPIEST*, PASTORIE*, PORTAGES*, POTAGERS, SEPTORIA* 99
12 LSMEOERSU MOUSER 70 – 46 smeers ☓ LOUSERS*, MORSELS, MOUSERS, RESOLES*, RESUMES 106
13 AEIHGNELD GLEANED 77 – 53 ALIGNED HEADLINE 114
14 75 50 7 8 4 6 → 773 765
(6 + 4) × 75 + 7 + 8
82 – 58 765
(6 + 4) × 75 + 7 + 8

RR: 773 = 75 × 7 + 50 × 4 + 6 × 8

124
15 SHESANERD headress ☓
(29.75 seconds)
82 – 58 HARNESSED 134
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