Episode 135

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Episode 135 was broadcast on 4 April 1984, as part of Series 4.

David Gillespie played Stephanie Braines, with David Gillespie winning 53 – 43. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Gillespie Score Stephanie Braines Others Max.
1 TBMPEUIRE UMPIRE 6 – 6 UMPIRE BUMPIER, EMPTIER*, PERMUTE*, TERBIUM* 7
2 FLOJIAFGO OFFAL 11 – 11 FOLIO ALOOF*, IGLOO* 12
3 BSBNOAENI nobbins ☓ 11 – 17 INSANE BENISON* 19
4 100 8 8 1 6 5 → 369 378
?
16 – 22 360
?

CV: 368 = ?
Best: 369 = (8 × 5 + 6) × 8 + 1

29
5 GDOAYDIHG GIDDY 21 – 27 GIDDY GADOID* 35
6 SWCHEAAEX ESCHEW 27 – 27 CHASE CASHEW 41
7 LKAENSISE ANKLES 33 – 33 LESSEN LEAKINESS* 59
8 25 2 6 7 2 3 → 303 303
?
43 – 43 303
?

Best: 303 = 6 × 2 × 25 + 3

69
9 ISOUULCRD LUDICROUS
(2.75 seconds)
53 – 43 79
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