Episode 1010

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Episode 1010 was broadcast on 11 July 1990, as part of Series 20.

George Head played Andrea Parker, with George Head winning 55 – 14. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection George Head Score Andrea Parker Others Max.
1 GGBAEIPRN REAPING 7 – 0 BIGGER BAGGIER, BARGING*, BEARING, GARBING*, GEARING*, PARGING* 7
2 TWREAIMDE DIAMETER 15 – 0 WAITED DIATREME* 15
3 PPROEUTNS TOPPERS 22 – 7 STOPPER UNSTOPPER* 33
4 25 75 5 1 2 9 → 940 948
(25 − 5 + 75) × (9 + 1) − 2
27 – 7

CV: 940 = ((75 + 1) ÷ 2 + 9) × (25 − 5)

43
5 VXRDWEIOE REVIEW 33 – 7 WIDER DERIVE, DEVOIR*, DEWIER*, REIVED*, VIEWED*, VIEWER*, WEIRDO 49
6 DHRAUEDGQ DREAD 38 – 7 grader ☓ GUARDED 56
7 NBJOEASRI JOINERS 45 – 7 BRAINS BARONIES* 64
8 100 1 5 9 4 6 → 225 231 45 – 14 230
(6 − 4) × (100 + 9 + 1 + 5)

CV: 225 = (6 − 4) × (100 + 9 + 1) + 5

74
9 aacegnorr* ARROGANCE
(4 seconds)
55 – 14 84
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