Episode 118

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Episode 118 was broadcast on 22 November 1983, as part of Series 3.

Heather Twidle played Mark Nyman, with Mark Nyman winning 62 – 22. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Heather Twidle Score Mark Nyman Others Max.
1 IEWNSZEXC EXCISE 6 – 6 WINCES NIECES* 6
2 DKSSUAEBG BADGES 12 – 12 BUSKED DEGAUSS* 13
3 CAEMBYOSM COMMAS 18 – 18 COMBES CAMEOS, CYMOSE*, EMBAYS*, MAMBOS* 19
4 50 1 10 7 9 5 → 816 814 18 – 28 816
?

Best: 816 = (50 + 1) × (7 + 9)

29
5 LNTUAPONO pontal ☓ 18 – 35 PLATOON 36
6 HEIBBELFD FILED 18 – 41 FIBBED BEHELD*, BELIED*, BELIEF*, DEFILE*, DIBBLE*, EDIBLE* 42
7 WIOIGFQDO FOOD 22 – 45 FOOD 46
8 75 3 5 10 7 1 → 847 847 ☓ 22 – 52 846
?

Best: 847 = (75 + 5 + 3 + 1) × 10 + 7

56
9 DECLATRAE 22 – 62 LACERATED
(3 seconds)
66
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