Episode 7047

From Countdown

Jump to: navigation, search

< Previous | Next >

Episode 7047 was broadcast on 5 April 2019, as part of Series 80.

Geoff Markham played Mark Decouto, with Mark Decouto winning 53 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was Raj Bisram, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Geoff Markham Score Mark Decouto Others Max.
1 HSJAOUOTM SHOUT 0 – 6 MOUTHS MAHOUTS 7
2 XEKINELRO LONER 0 – 12 KERNEL LIKENER* 14
3 50 7 2 5 7 8 → 566 0 – 12

RR: 566 = (2 × 5 × 7 + 7) × 8 − 50

24
TTT NIMBLYHOT When you see this word written down, you're still not sure of the exact meaning. BIMONTHLY
4 MISENOBEU NUMBS 0 – 19 OMNIBUS EBONIES*, EBONISE, NEMBIES*, NIMBOSE*, UMBONES* 31
5 NVMAOAERD dread ☓ 0 – 26 OVERMAN ADENOMA*, MADRONA*, MANDORA*, MANDORE*, MONARDA*, MOREANA*, RAMONDA*, ROADMAN*, ROADMEN*, VERANDA 38
6 7 3 3 10 2 6 → 464 0 – 33 467
(6 × 7 + 2 + 3) × 10 − 3

RR: 464 = 6 × 7 × (3 ÷ 3 + 10) + 2

48
7 RHRCAIAET CHARTER 7 – 33 ARCHER HAIRCARE* 56
8 ZOGETSIFC FOG 10 – 33 fogiest ☓ COTISE*, COZIES*, EGOIST, FOGIES, GEOTIC*, OECIST*, SOFTIE*, STOGIE*, ZOFTIG* 62
9 50 75 4 10 2 9 → 614 613
(10 − 2) × 75 + 9 + 4
17 – 40 615
75 × 9 − 50 − 10

RR: 614 = (75 × 2 − 9) × 4 + 50

72
TTT USEDTOTAL He used a total of six fewer batteries after switching brands; the new ones performed much better. OUTLASTED
10 MUNERVIGT 17 – 46 MUTING MINUTER*, MUNGITE*, RUNTIME*, TERMING, TRUEING*, UNMERIT*, UNRIVET*, VENTURI* 79
11 SYREAIDRT ASTRIDE 24 – 53 RAIDERS ARTSIER*, DARTERS*, DIETARY*, DISRATE*, RARIETY*, REDARTS*, RETARDS, RETIARY*, RITARDS*, SATYRID*, STAIDER*, STARRED*, STIRRED*, STRAYED*, STRAYER*, STRIDER*, TARDIER*, TARRIED*, TARRIES*, TARSIER*, TIRADES, TRADERS*, TRADIES* 86
12 SATEDICEN ENTICES 31 – 53 anticedes ☓ ADIENCES*, ANDESITE*, CINEASTE, DISTANCE* 94
13 SGSOAOEBP GOOSES 37 – 53 PAGES SPOOGES* 101
14 4 8 7 10 1 5 → 986 37 – 53

RR: 984/988 Best: 985 = (7 + 4) × 10 × (8 + 1) − 5

108
15 SEEDYTRAY 37 – 53 starryeyed ☓
(28 seconds)
YESTERDAY 118
Personal tools