Episode 1284

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Episode 1284 was broadcast on 28 July 1992, as part of Series 24.

Robin Stormonth-Darling played Barbara Wylde, with Robin Stormonth-Darling winning 46 – 45. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sheridan Morley, and the lexicographer was Richard Samson.

NOTE: Wylde had JIBER disallowed in one of the rounds, but it is listed under GIBE, so Wylde would have won the game 50 – 46, so she was allowed to return to the show in the next series.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Robin Stormonth-Darling Score Barbara Wylde Others Max.
1 AOVRSETCA OVERACTS 8 – 0 AVOCETS OVERCAST 8
2 ZWIEQAGNL WANGLE 14 – 6 WANGLE WEALING 15
3 IREBJPOIY PROBE 19 – 6 jiber ☓** JIBER*, ORIBI*, ROPEY* 20
4 25 6 1 3 7 9 → 719 713 19 – 13 717
3 × 9 × 25 + 6 × 7

CV: 719 = (3 × 7 + 9 − 1) × 25 − 6

30
5 NKAEHDOAS SHANKED 26 – 20 SHANKED DHANSAK* 37
6 EARHTEDSA hearted ☓ 26 – 27 EARTHED HEADREST, HETAERAS*, TEAHEADS* 45
7 TEOGDIRSU GOITRES 26 – 35 STODGIER OUTRIDES, OUTSIDER 53
8 25 8 3 1 7 2 → 351 351
7 × 2 × 25 + 1
36 – 45 351
7 × 2 × 25 + 1


63
9 LAPELWARP WALLPAPER
(25 seconds)
46 – 45 73
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