Episode 1423

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Episode 1423 was broadcast on 16 August 1993, as part of Series 26.

Theresa McKeown played Alec Webb, with Theresa McKeown winning 40 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Theresa McKeown Score Alec Webb Others Max.
1 DTPAEIXNE PAINTED 7 – 7 PAINTED EXPIATED 8
2 ITEALREPN PAINTER 14 – 7 entailer ☓ APERIENT*, PEARLITE*, PERINEAL*, PETALINE*, TRAPLINE*, TREENAIL*, TRIPLANE 16
3 KREIOTDLR LOITER 20 – 13 LOITER EDITOR, KELOID*, KILTED*, KILTER*, KIRTLE*, RETOLD*, RETROD*, RIOTED*, RIOTER*, RODLET*, ROILED*, TOILED*, TOILER*, TORRID, TRIKED*, TRIODE* 22
4 100 7 4 1 10 3 → 156 151 20 – 23 156
(4 + 1 + 3) × 7 + 100


32
5 IHAOYRRIW HAIRY 20 – 29 HARROW ARROWY*, HORARY*, YARROW* 38
6 SNSFEAEDT FASTENED 28 – 37 DEAFNESS ASSENTED, DEFTNESS, STANDEES* 46
7 AJRESAGEN ENRAGES 35 – 37 RANGES SANGAREE 54
8 75 1 10 5 6 1 → 939 930
(10 + 1 + 1) × 75 + 6 × 5
40 – 37 935 ☓

Best: 940 = (75 × (1 + 1) + 5) × 6 + 10

61
9 GREENLADY 40 – 37 LEGENDARY 71
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