Episode 139

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Episode 139 was broadcast on 11 April 1984, as part of Series 4.

Christine Hunt played Cheryl Barnett, with Christine Hunt winning 42 – 31. The Dictionary Corner guest was Eve Pollard, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Christine Hunt Score Cheryl Barnett Others Max.
1 NHOILDREG HOLDING 7 – 7 HOLDING ERODING, GLORIED*, GODLIER*, GROINED, HERDING*, IGNORED*, LEGHORN*, LORDING*, REDOING* 7
2 NFIESLUVY FINELY 13 – 13 SINFUL UNVEILS* 14
3 RTOGBAESN STRANGE 20 – 13 BREAST BARONETS 22
4 25 8 1 2 2 3 → 936 900 20 – 13 1000

CV: 936 = (8 + 2 + 2) × 3 × (25 + 1)

32
5 HSUEDMTAN SHAMED 20 – 20 TANDEMS HUMANEST* 40
6 FLIGTDOSI SOLID 20 – 26 DIGITS DISTIL*, IDIOTS, SOLIDI*, STOLID* 46
7 RGOEWZSIQ GROWS 25 – 31 WORSE ORGIES 52
8 25 100 2 10 4 5 → 564 560
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32 – 31 560 ☓

CV: 564 = 5 × 100 + 25 × 2 + 10 + 4

62
9 OIGNLPMYE EMPLOYING
(11 seconds)
42 – 31 72
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