Episode 5930

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Episode 5930 was broadcast on 29 May 2014, as part of Series 70.

Samir Pilica played Steve Parrett, with Samir Pilica winning 78 – 51. The Dictionary Corner guest was Myleene Klass, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Samir Pilica Score Steve Parrett Others Max.
1 SCLRUEOHE CLOSURE 7 – 0 COURSE LECHEROUS 18
2 MTPOAENID DOPAMINE 15 – 0 MATED ANTIPODE*, DOMINATE, PIEDMONT*, PTOMAINE, TAMPONED* 26
3 50 75 10 2 9 1 → 269 266
(2 + 1) × 75 + 50 − 9
22 – 0

RR: 269 = (75 − 50 + 2) × 10 − 1

36
TTT EDTILING Ed's tiling the bathroom and he's hell bent on doing a good job of it. DILIGENT
4 RZSBEAOEL RESALE 22 – 7 BLAZERS EARLOBES* 44
5 YDTQIAISU STUDY 27 – 12 STUDY AUDITS, DIQUAT* 50
6 25 9 1 4 4 1 → 978 976
(9 × 4 + 4 − 1) × 25 + 1
34 – 12

RR: 978 = ((9 + 4) × 25 + 1) × (4 − 1)

60
7 PDSGEAIVA VISAGED 41 – 12 ADVISE SAVAGED* 67
8 NREFATUPE FEATURE 48 – 12 NATURE 74
9 25 75 9 3 4 2 → 414 413
(3 + 2) × 75 + 25 + 9 + 4
55 – 12 414 ☓

RR: 414 = (75 − 25 − 4) × 9

84
TTT TOACRISP These are lovely to eat when dried to a crisp. APRICOTS
10 SMIOITLPE IMPOLITE 63 – 20 IMPOLITE LIMEPITS*, MILEPOST, OPTIMISE, PISOLITE*, POLITIES* 92
11 TGNSAOEMA MONTAGES 71 – 28 MAGNATES MAGENTAS*, MAGNETOS*, MEGATONS 100
12 DSNOIUGRO GROUNDS 78 – 35 SOURING DOUSING*, DRONGOS*, DURGONS*, GUIDONS*, INDOORS, ROUSING*, SINDOOR*, SORDINO*, UNGIRDS* 107
13 TJXREIACO ACTOR 78 – 41 CORTEX EROTICA, EXACTOR*, EXOTICA 114
14 100 4 7 2 9 3 → 475 477 78 – 51 475
(100 − (9 − 4)) × (2 + 3)


124
15 ICANTDOIT 78 – 51 DICTATION 134
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