Episode 136

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Episode 136 was broadcast on 5 April 1984, as part of Series 4.

David Gillespie played Ken Smith, with Ken Smith winning 39 – 32. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Gillespie Score Ken Smith Others Max.
1 GDSNIOETI TIDINGS 7 – 0 TINGED DIGESTION* 18
2 RPEGUAEFN PURGE 12 – 5 PAGER ENRAGE*, GENERA*, REFUGE 24
3 CDVSOAEGL GLOVES 18 – 5 gascode ☓ ALCOVES*, COEVALS*, SOLACED* 31
4 50 25 9 5 10 4 → 702 704
?
25 – 12 700
?

CV: 701 = ?
Best: 702 = (25 × 9 − 50) × 4 + 10 ÷ 5

41
5 IYHTVEULQ QUITE 25 – 19 QUIETLY 48
6 DSRXOEIUT rousted ☓ 25 – 25 STRIDE DEXTROUS*, OUTRIDES, OUTSIDER 56
7 GRTAEGLOF FLOGGER 32 – 32 FLOGGER FLAGGER, FLOATER, FLOREAT*, GLOATER, LEGATOR*, REFLOAT* 63
8 100 5 9 6 1 4 → 786 781 32 – 39 785
?

CV: 786 = ?
Best: 786 = (100 + 9 × 4 − 5) × 6

73
9 AEEUOLGLC 32 – 39 COLLEAGUE 83
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