Episode 5974

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Episode 5974 was broadcast on 14 August 2014, as part of Series 71.

Mark Davies played Bill Linton, with Mark Davies winning 85 – 66. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gethin Jones, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mark Davies Score Bill Linton Others Max.
1 MSTIEANEO AMNIOTES 8 – 8 MOANIEST MATINEES*, MONETISE, SEMITONE 8
2 VSCIOEGEM COVES 8 – 14 VOICES EGOISM*, MOVIES, OGIVES*, VEGIES* 14
3 75 100 10 5 2 3 → 357 8 – 21 359
75 × 5 − 10 − 2 × 3

RR: 357 = (100 + 75) × 2 + 10 − 3

24
TTT GOODYILK It sounds like the study of children, but don't let it deceive you. KIDOLOGY
4 TIGPONLAS POSTING 15 – 28 POSTING ANTILOGS*, STAPLING 32
5 CBWEOEXUN BOUNCE 21 – 28 unbow ☓ 38
6 25 9 2 1 3 7 → 997 21 – 35 998
(7 − 3) × (9 + 1) × 25 − 2

RR: 997 = (25 × 7 − 9) × 2 × 3 + 1

48
7 SNTAOALIG AGAINST 28 – 42 LASTING NOSTALGIA 66
8 TOERBINEY ENTIRE 34 – 48 BONIER BORNITE*, EBONITE 73
9 25 100 50 3 9 5 → 695 699
(100 + 25 + 3) × 5 + 50 + 9
41 – 48

RR: 695 = (3 + 9) × 50 + 100 − 5

83
TTT GAVINSEE Gavin could close his eyes and see whatever he wanted. ENVISAGE
10 SMSUIEPLA IMPULSES 49 – 48 SAMPLES 91
11 RHTEIAPER HEARTIER 57 – 48 PIRATE EARTHIER* 99
12 AFRISVAEJ VARIES 63 – 54 VARIES FERIAS*, FIVERS*, FRAISE*, JIVERS*, SAFARI, VAJRAS* 105
13 RLROEAPOU PARLOUR 70 – 61 PARLOUR 112
14 25 7 2 5 1 4 → 962 954
(7 × 5 + 2 + 1) × 25 + 4
75 – 66 954
(7 × 5 + 2 + 1) × 25 + 4

RR: 962 = (25 − 2) × (5 + 1) × 7 − 4

122
15 BAKERSFAT BREAKFAST
(1.75 seconds)
85 – 66 132
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