Episode 6058

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Episode 6058 was broadcast on 6 January 2015, as part of Series 72.

Andy Noden played Martyn Brooks, with Andy Noden winning 94 – 59. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andy Noden Score Martyn Brooks Others Max.
1 SUIWNAUVE WAIVES 6 – 6 UNWISE NAEVUS*, NAVIES* 6
2 GRNAETIAL RELATING 14 – 14 RELATING AERATING*, ALERTING*, ALGINATE*, ALTERING, GERANIAL*, INTEGRAL*, REGALIAN*, TANGLIER*, TRIANGLE 14
3 100 10 9 4 3 4 → 643 644 ☓ 14 – 21 644
(9 − 3) × 100 + 4 × 10 + 4

RR: 643 = (100 − 9) × (3 + 4) + 10 − 4

24
TTT CAFEHOUR They spent an hour in the café and hardly said a word. FAROUCHE
4 RGNEOASRU GROANERS 22 – 21 ORANGES 32
5 AEMTIQOUP PIQUET 28 – 27 PIQUET IMPUTE*, OPAQUE*, OPIATE*, OPTIMA*, UPTIME*, UTOPIA* 38
6 3 4 9 6 8 5 → 202 203
9 × 6 × 4 − (8 + 5)
35 – 27

RR: 202 = (4 × 9 + 6) × 5 − 8

48
7 RSREOAFEI FAERIES 42 – 27 fearers ☓ RAREFIES 56
8 CZSREOAHI CAHIERS 49 – 27 CHORES CASHIER*, CRAZIES*, HEROICS*, OCHREAS*, ORACHES*, ROACHES*, SCHERZI*, SCHERZO, SCORIAE* 63
9 100 1 10 5 2 3 → 820 820
(100 + 3) × (10 − 2) − (5 − 1)
59 – 37 820
(5 + 3) × 100 + 2 × 10


73
TTT METSLUMP If they're met with a slump in sales, this happens to the share price. PLUMMETS
10 TGJDOUOSA JOUST 64 – 42 TOGAS ADJUST, OUTGAS* 79
11 EUIBRWTSE BUSTIER 71 – 42 BRUISE BESTREW, WEBSITE* 86
12 TRLTIAUGI GUITAR 77 – 42 TRIAL TITULAR 93
13 ERXLOAESN RELAXES 84 – 49 LOANERS AREOLES*, LOANEES 100
14 100 50 2 3 9 7 → 430 429 84 – 59 430
(50 − 7) × (9 + 3 − 2)


110
15 DRAGONPIN PARDONING
(1.75 seconds)
94 – 59 120
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