Episode 5905

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Episode 5905 was broadcast on 15 April 2014, as part of Series 70.

Mark Murray played Jim Sales, with Mark Murray winning 100 – 26. The Dictionary Corner guest was Louise Minchin, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mark Murray Score Jim Sales Others Max.
1 NPCTEAOEA POTENCE 7 – 0 OCTANE ACETONE*, CATENAE*, PATONCE* 7
2 MBOIESBSR BOSSIER 14 – 0 sobbier ☓ BOMBERS*, ISOMERS*, MOBBERS, MOSSIER* 14
3 100 25 1 8 2 5 → 959 959
(100 + 25 − 5) × 8 − 1
24 – 0 955


24
TTT BEERSCAM Does this to an old friend or an opportunity. EMBRACES
4 DLUEIVMWA MILDEW 30 – 6 WAIVED MIAULED* 31
5 XNNUOHEFA ANNEX 35 – 11 ANNEX FOEHN*, HENNA, XENON* 36
6 75 3 5 9 9 4 → 270 270 ☓ 35 – 11 272 ☓

RR: 270 = (9 + 9) × 5 × 3

46
7 OUINRZOES SNOOZIER 43 – 11 SOONER OZONISER* 54
8 NSIOECLRP CONSPIRE 51 – 11 PRINCES REPLICONS 72
9 50 100 10 1 1 3 → 651 651
(10 − 3) × 100 − 50 + 1
61 – 11 650


82
TTT DARKNAME This plant was said to be dead against moving. MANDRAKE
10 DRIOADTES TARDIES 61 – 19 ASTEROID DISRATED*, ROADSIDE* 90
11 MTRUOIDEO MOTORED 68 – 26 MOTORED DOOMIER*, MOIDORE*, MOODIER*, OUTRIDE, OUTRODE* 97
12 SNEOAGRVE ENGRAVES 76 – 26 GREENS AVENGERS*, OVERAGES 105
13 TJPSAOIFE OPIATES 83 – 26 FIESTA ATOPIES*, FEIJOAS*, POTJIES* 112
14 25 1 7 2 8 8 → 729 725
((2 + 1) × 7 + 8) × 25
90 – 26

RR: 729 = (7 × 8 + 25) × (8 + 1)

122
15 CAMELACID ACCLAIMED
(1.5 seconds)
100 – 26 132


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