Episode 1355

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Episode 1355 was broadcast on 10 February 1993, as part of Series 25.

James Sinclair played Alan Williams, with James Sinclair winning 49 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection James Sinclair Score Alan Williams Others Max.
1 DVERSIURA RAIDERS 7 – 7 ADVISER ARRIVED, ARRIVES, DRIVERS, DURRIES*, RESIDUA* 7
2 XEGUSADCI CAUSED 13 – 7 GUISE GAUDIES* 14
3 MPUGBIATN bating ☓ 13 – 14 BUMPING TABUING*, TAMPING* 21
4 75 9 10 1 9 5 → 997 994
(9 + 5 − 1) × 75 + 10 + 9
20 – 14 975

CV: 999 Best: 998 = (75 − 9) × (10 + 5) + 9 − 1

28
5 DEUPQILTG QUILTED 27 – 21 QUILTED 35
6 RWERSIENY WINERY 33 – 27 SINEWY NEWSIER, REWIRES, WIENERS* 42
7 TOBKEJSAF BASKET 39 – 27 FEAST JABOTS*, KOFTAS*, OBJETS* 48
8 25 9 5 7 6 2 → 881 39 – 37 881
5 × 7 × 25 + 6


58
9 MAPCHANGE CHAMPAGNE
(1.5 seconds)
49 – 37 68
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