Episode 7152

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Episode 7152 was broadcast on 2 September 2019, as part of Series 81.

Fiona King played Liam Bastick, with Liam Bastick winning 84 – 53. The Dictionary Corner guest was Martin Lewis, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Fiona King Score Liam Bastick Others Max.
1 MSBEOACNE BECOMES 7 – 7 BEMOANS ABSENCE*, AMBONES*, BASEMEN*, BEACONS, MEACONS*, MENACES*, OBSCENE* 7
2 MFROINUZD FIND 7 – 14 UNIFORM 14
3 25 50 1 9 5 6 → 862 7 – 14

RR: 862 = (25 × 5 − 9) × (6 + 1) + 50

24
TTT ALIASCOUP Her home was vast and she lived like a crystal queen. PALACIOUS
4 STYEOAFMI FOAMIEST 15 – 14 MOIST 32
5 STUIDNWAD STAIN 20 – 19 TWINS ADITUS*, AUDITS, DAUNTS*, DIWANS*, IDANTS*, IDDATS*, IDDUTS*, NUDIST, TUINAS*, TWAINS*, UNSAID*, WITANS* 38
6 75 3 6 8 9 1 → 611 611
8 × 75 + 6 ÷ 3 + 9
30 – 29 611
8 × 75 + 6 ÷ 3 + 9


48
7 TVSEUOPSC SCOPES 36 – 35 UPSETS SUSPECT, UPVOTES* 55
8 MTGQAIESO STOMA 36 – 42 GAMIEST AMOSITE*, ATOMIES*, ATOMISE, EGOTISM, OSMIATE*, SIGMATE* 62
9 50 25 2 4 8 9 → 786 783 36 – 52 786
(50 + 25) × (8 + 2) + 9 × 4


72
TTT RINGCLUES It sounds like the man has no partner, but to fit this, he has to have a "stable" relationship. SURCINGLE
10 BSRIAECNR CARRIES 43 – 52 carbines ☓7 CARBINES 80
11 NCNIOALRE CLEAR 43 – 59 CANNIER CORNELIAN* 98
12 DGPOIUSTA TOGAS 43 – 66 AGOUTIS ADIPOUS*, DAIGOUS*, UTOPIAS* 105
13 HRTIEVREN thriver ☓ 43 – 74 INVERTER REINVERT* 113
14 50 2 3 6 4 7 → 299 299
6 × 50 − (3 − 2)
53 – 84 299
6 × 50 − (3 − 2)


123
15 MEGAMAINS 53 – 84 MISMANAGE 133
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