Episode 137

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Episode 137 was broadcast on 9 April 1984, as part of Series 4.

Christine Hunt played Ken Smith, with Christine Hunt winning 46 – 21. The Dictionary Corner guest was Eve Pollard, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Christine Hunt Score Ken Smith Others Max.
1 MSETNUOGI TONGUES 7 – 0 GNOMES EGOTISM*, EMOTING*, IGNEOUS*, MINUETS*, MINUTES*, MOISTEN*, MOUSING*, NUTMEGS*, OUSTING*, OUTINGS*, TIMEOUS* 7
2 SDOIWNHEQ ENDOWS 13 – 0 winches ☓ DISOWN*, HONIED*, NEWISH*, NOISED*, NOSHED*, ONSIDE*, SHINED*, SHOWED*, SNOWED*, WHINED*, WHINES*, WIDENS*, WISHED* 13
3 SPIMZAEYO maizes ☓ 13 – 5 MAZES EPIZOA*, IMPOSE, MYOPES*, MYOPIA*, ZYMASE* 19
4 25 2 1 4 9 3 → 534 525
?
18 – 5 532 ☓

CV: 534 = ?
Best: 534 = (4 + 3) × (2 + 1) × 25 + 9

29
5 EBNWSUNAK WAKENS 24 – 5 SWANK SUNKEN* 35
6 JBESLITBA STABLE 30 – 11 BLEATS BISTABLE* 43
7 CSGIVTOOD DIVOTS 36 – 11 GODS DICOTS*, OVOIDS* 49
8 75 25 4 10 2 3 → 167 167
?
46 – 21 167
?

Best: 167 = 75 × 2 + 10 + 4 + 3

59
9 LLDFIUFEL 46 – 21 FULFILLED 69
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