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Episode ZD10

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Episode ZD10 was broadcast on 11 May 2020, as part of ZoomDown.

Game 1

Dinos Sfyris played Tom Stevenson, with Dinos Sfyris winning 101 – 91. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jonathan Wynn, and the lexicographer was James Rowan.

Rnd Selection Dinos Sfyris Score Tom Stevenson Others Max.
1 WTLGEIATS LIGATES 7 – 7 LIGATES LETTIGAS 8
2 AEEMXNRAS RENAMES 14 – 14 MARENAS EXAMENS, RAMENAS 15
3 7 9 10 6 5 4 → 921 920
((6 + 4) × 9 + 7 − 5) × 10
21 – 21 920
((6 + 5) × 9 − 7) × 10

Best: 921 = 10 × 7 × (9 + 4) + 6 + 5

25
4 RFPDEOMAD POMADED 28 – 28 POMADED 32
5 BRMLIOAER RAMBLER 35 – 35 LOAMIER ARMOIRE, BALMIER, BARMIER, BROILER, EMBROIL, LORIMER, MARBLER, REMBLAI*, RIMABLE* 39
6 75 50 25 2 2 5 → 844 845
(75 + 2) × 5 × 2 + 50 + 25
42 – 35 850

Best: 845 = (50 + 2 + 25) × 5 × 2 + 75

46
7 RLSVUEOAO VALOROUS 50 – 35 LOUVRES OVERSOUL* 54
8 OAEIDPNTG ANTIPODE 58 – 43 ANTIPODE ADOPTING, PAGETOID, PAGODITE, PINOTAGE, POINTAGE 62
9 8 2 8 4 1 6 → 768 768
8 × 8 × 6 × 2
68 – 53 768
8 × 8 × 6 × 2


72
10 IOEAPNBVA BOVINE 74 – 59 PAVANE APNOEA, BAVIAN, PAIBAN 78
11 NCSREEOTE CENTRES 81 – 66 CENTRES CENOTES, CORNETS, COSTEEN, CRETONS, ENCORES, ENTREES, NECROSE, OCTENES, OCTERES, RECENSE, RETCONS, RETENES, SCENTER, SECRETE, TEENERS, TENRECS 85
12 NDWRSQUOE wounders ☓ 81 – 74 UNDERSOW 93
13 TSNCIEUII NICEST 81 – 81 INCITES CUISINE, UNITIES, UNITISE 100
14 100 50 8 6 9 6 → 389 389
6 × 50 + 100 − (9 + 8 − 6)
91 – 91 389
6 × 50 + 100 − (9 + 8 − 6)


110
15 MUSICBOAT SUBATOMIC
(0.5 seconds)
101 – 91 120


Game 2

Dinos Sfyris played Jonathan Wynn, with Jonathan Wynn winning 113 – 99. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tom Stevenson, and the lexicographer was James Rowan.

Rnd Selection Dinos Sfyris Score Jonathan Wynn Others Max.
1 SGDNOEUPU SPONGED 7 – 7 SPONGED UNPOSED 7
2 FRDIIAOCT CAROTID 14 – 14 CAROTID FACTOID, FATIDIC, OTARIID, TRIADIC 14
3 3 7 8 3 5 6 → 507 507
(8 + 5) × (7 + 6) × 3
24 – 24 507
7 × 8 × (6 + 3) + 3


24
4 WSMAEOUAD MEADOWS 31 – 31 MEADOWS 31
5 RNHZUIUAT UNHURT 37 – 37 NUTRIA 37
6 25 1 3 7 3 4 → 588 587 37 – 47 588
((7 + 1) × 25 − 4) × 3


47
7 MNKBEIUJD NUMBED 43 – 47 unmiked ☓ BUMKIN*, BUNKED*, DEBUNK*, DEJUNK*, DINKUM*, IMBUED*, JINKED*, JUMBIE*, JUNKED*, JUNKIE*, MENUKI*, NIMBED* 53
8 WSVEOEBIM MOVIES 49 – 53 MOVIES BEVIES*, BIOMES*, BOWIES*, BOWSIE*, MOBEES*, MOBESE*, MOBIES*, MOWIES* 59
9 8 1 7 6 9 4 → 124 124
(9 + 6) × 8 + 4
59 – 63 124
(7 + 9) × 8 − 4


69
10 LFNEUIOOL OLEFIN 65 – 69 OLEFIN FOLIOLE, NOUILLE 76
11 RTPNIIEOT POINTIER 73 – 77 POINTIER PETITION 84
12 SCLEEORDD SOLDERED 81 – 85 RECLOSED CODDLERS, DECODERS*, DESOLDER*, REDCOLES* 92
13 YGRTAEOCS CATEGORY 89 – 93 ESCARGOT GREYCOATS 110
14 75 2 3 7 1 7 → 529 529
75 × 7 + 3 + 1
99 – 103 529
75 × 7 + 3 + 1


120
15 KINGSBHOY 99 – 113 KYBOSHING
(9.75 seconds)
130


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