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Episode 3606

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Episode 3606 was broadcast on 9 December 2003, as part of Series 50.

Steve Graston played Carol Bestwick, with Steve Graston winning 95 – 59. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

This episode was notable because it was a rare occasion where an audience member was allowed to solve a numbers game.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Graston Score Carol Bestwick Others Max.
1 MNGIOESRL LINGERS 7 – 0 LOSING GREMLINS, MONGRELS* 8
2 CXIARDEUM MIXED 12 – 0 mincer ☓ URAEMIC* 15
3 PBRAIESMI IMPAIRS 19 – 7 IMPAIRS AMBRIES*, PISMIRE* 22
4 LHEIRFOCT FILTER 25 – 13 EROTIC CHLORITE*, CLOTHIER 30
5 100 10 6 3 7 9 → 967 967
100 × 9 + 6 × 10 + 7
35 – 23 967
(100 + 7) × 9 + 10 − 6


40
TTT WHODEENY You should get this at a canter, loop. HONEYDEW
6 GPIORZEUN POURING 42 – 30 POURING GROUPIE*, PIROGEN*, PIROGUE, PONGIER*, ROUPING*, ZEROING* 47
7 DSLEAUVTE DEVALUES 50 – 30 SALUTED 55
8 LRTNAOELA TALLER 56 – 30 LONER LATERAL, LLANERO*, REALLOT* 62
9 CQTOIODLE DOCILE 62 – 36 TOILED CITOLE*, COILED*, COLDIE*, COOLED*, COOLIE*, COOTIE, DELICT*, LOOTED, OCELOT*, OOLITE*, TOOLED* 68
10 100 1 5 8 7 9 → 264 62 – 36

CV: 264 = (9 − 1) × 8 + (7 − 5) × 100

78
TTT NUDELUMP This helps you get into the swing of things. PENDULUM
11 MISYETPAN INMATES 69 – 36 STAMEN PAYMENTS* 86
12 KOEBTGARH BOTHER 75 – 42 BOTHER BORGATE* 93
13 NWSIEIDFE SWINE 75 – 49 DEFINES DEIFIES*, EDIFIES*, ENDWISE*, INFEEDS*, SINEWED, WIENIES* 100
14 25 8 7 3 6 6 → 293 293
(6 + 6) × 25 − 7
85 – 59 293
(6 + 6) × 25 − 7


110
15 EELHEWERS ELSEWHERE
(1.75 seconds)
95 – 59 120

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