Episode 1055

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Episode 1055 was broadcast on 12 September 1990, as part of Series 20.

Billy Ward played Malcolm Stern, with Billy Ward winning 53 – 43. The Dictionary Corner guest was Frazer Hines, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Billy Ward Score Malcolm Stern Others Max.
1 MDSEAETZL STEAMED 7 – 7 STEAMED DELATES*, SLEAZED*, SMELTED*, TEAZELS*, TEAZLED*, TEAZLES* 7
2 DYDCIEEXO DECIDE 13 – 13 DECODE DECOYED 14
3 GRHEEAFNO GREEN 13 – 19 FORAGE/HANGER ENRAGE*, GENERA*, GHERAO*, HEREOF*, ONAGER*, ORANGE, REHANG* 20
4 25 9 1 2 4 2 → 414 416
((2 + 2) × 4 + 1) × 25 − 9
20 – 19 410

CV: 414 = 2 × 9 × (25 − 2)

30
5 HDTREOEFK FORTH 20 – 26 FROTHED THEREOF 37
6 BDREIESLG BRIDGES 27 – 33 BRIDLES BREDIES*, DERBIES*, EDIBLES*, GERBILS*, GILDERS*, GIRDLES*, GLIDERS*, LEDGERS, LEDGIER*, RESILED* 44
7 TTMOOASLI TOMATO 33 – 33 TOAST ATOMIST*, SALOTTI*, SALOTTO* 51
8 75 6 3 4 1 10 → 765 765
10 × 75 + 3 × (4 + 1)
43 – 43 765
75 × 10 + 6 × 3 − (4 − 1)


61
9 aeelnprtv* PREVALENT
(2 seconds)
53 – 43 71
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