Episode 5897

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Episode 5897 was broadcast on 1 April 2014, as part of Series 70.

Ann Robinson played Addam Merali-Hosiene, with Ann Robinson winning 94 – 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Colin Murray, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ann Robinson Score Addam Merali-Hosiene Others Max.
1 TRSKAEUOG OUTRAGES 8 – 8 OUTRAGES 8
2 BEIWRMEAP BEWARE 14 – 14 AMPERE BEAMIER*, EPIMERA* 15
3 100 9 1 10 4 7 → 558 559
(100 + 10) × (4 + 1) + 9
21 – 21 557
(100 + 10) × (4 + 1) + 7

RR: 558 = (100 − 7) × (10 − 4)

25
TTT TERMSDUE Assembled a group of French and English, perhaps? MUSTERED
4 SZPEIOMSA IMPOSES 28 – 21 POSIES IMPASSE 32
5 GDHSEOEIR HEDGES 34 – 21 sedgier ☓ HEROISED 40
6 100 1 6 10 9 3 → 830 830
(100 − 9 − 6 − 3 + 1) × 10
44 – 31 830
(100 − 9 − 6 − 3 + 1) × 10


50
7 NRSXAEIOT NOTARISE 52 – 31 RATIONS NOTARIES* 58
8 INOMRAUNE MORAINE 59 – 38 ENAMOUR NEUROMA*, NOUMENA*, REUNION*, ROMAINE 65
9 100 7 9 10 5 4 → 555 555
(100 + 10) × 5 + 9 − 4
69 – 38 556


75
TTT PUREFISH They aren't pure fish, they're just codswallop. FURPHIES
10 OYDLIEDRT TODDLER 76 – 45 TODDLER DELTOID*, LYDDITE*, TIDDLER*, TIREDLY* 82
11 PJVCIEUEB PUBIC 81 – 50 PUBIC CUVEE*, JUICE, JUVIE*, PIECE* 87
12 SNIAPEOFL INSOLE 87 – 56 PLAINS LIFESPAN 95
13 DSGTVAIED ADVISED 94 – 63 VISAGED AGISTED*, DATIVES 102
14 75 5 3 9 8 4 → 249 94 – 70 246
75 × 3 + 4 × 5 + 9 − 8

RR: 249 = (75 + 8) × 3

112
15 MATTELLON 94 – 70 ALLOTMENT 122
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