Episode 7222

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Episode 7222 was broadcast on 9 December 2019, as part of Series 81.

Luke Johnson-Davies played Jim Torpey, with Luke Johnson-Davies winning 113 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Suzannah Lipscomb, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

The conundrum was solved by Series 80 finalist Fiona Titcombe.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Luke Johnson-Davies Score Jim Torpey Others Max.
1 MRBRUAOIZ ORARIUM 7 – 0 brain ☓ BIZARRO*, RAMBOUR* 7
2 RFLEONATE ETERNAL 14 – 7 FLOATER AERONEF*, ALTERNE*, ENTERAL*, FLOREAT*, FRONTAL*, OFTENER*, REFLATE*, REFLOAT 14
3 25 4 8 4 10 9 → 251 251
25 × 10 + 4 ÷ 4
24 – 17 251
25 × 10 + 9 − 8


24
TTT CASHMELTS She was without equal, and she was also without a light. MATCHLESS
4 DPCUESHAK cupheads ☓ 24 – 23 CAUSED SHACKED, SHUCKED, UPCASED* 31
5 SRSYUOIEV VIRUSES 31 – 30 SERIOUS ROUSIES*, SURVEYS, VOYEURS 38
6 75 25 10 8 5 9 → 674 674
(75 + 9) × 8 + 10 ÷ 5
41 – 30 675


48
7 TBNSOAIEN OBEISANT 49 – 30 NATIONS BONNIEST, BOTANISE, ENATIONS*, NASONITE*, NIOBATES*, SONATINE* 56
8 SPNAOSEDI ANODISES 57 – 30 SPENDS PASSIONED 74
9 75 10 5 9 3 5 → 672 672
75 × 9 − 3
67 – 40 672
75 × 9 − 3


84
TTT REGGAEDIN It sounds like a benefit concert for Ed Sheeran, but it's all about pop. GINGERADE
10 VGHAENGUN UNHANG 73 – 40 GAUGE GANGUE*, NUGGAH* 90
11 CDQROIAEW CROWDIE 80 – 40 ROADIE 97
12 NSTIAREGR ARRESTING 98 – 58 ARRESTING RERATINGS* 115
13 PLTMIAOUS SOLATIUM 106 – 58 PILOTS MATIPOUS 123
14 50 75 5 4 10 2 → 622 623
(5 + 4) × 75 − 50 − 2
113 – 58 620

RR: 622 = (75 + 50) × 5 − (10 − 4) ÷ 2

133
15 FILMBEGAN beflaming ☓
(0.5 seconds)
113 – 58 FLAMBEING 143
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