Episode 1695

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Episode 1695 was broadcast on 30 August 1995, as part of Series 30.

John Howard played Stephen Sharp, with Stephen Sharp winning 57 – 25. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Howard Score Stephen Sharp Others Max.
1 LRWNAETAL LATERAL 7 – 0 WALLET 7
2 ZNRSGIAEX GRAZES 13 – 6 SINGER ANGREZI*, ERASING, GAINERS*, REGAINS*, SEARING*, ZINGERS 14
3 CFTSOUMIR customer ☓ 13 – 11 FIRST CITROUS*, COMFITS*, SCROTUM*, TOURISM 21
4 10 5 9 6 8 1 → 596 13 – 18 597
(9 × 6 + 5) × 10 + 8 − 1

CV: 596 = ((9 − 1) × 8 − 5) × 10 + 6

31
5 PDYTWEIAR WATERY 13 – 25 PARTIED DIETARY*, DIPTERA*, PIRATED, TIDEWAY 38
6 DFDPEAMEL FLAMED 19 – 31 PADDLE DEFAMED*, PEDALED, PLEADED 45
7 TDCNROIAJ ACTION 25 – 37 CARTON TORNADIC 53
8 100 3 8 5 4 7 → 875 25 – 47 875
(100 + 7 + 3) × 8 + 5


63
9 filoorsuv* 25 – 57 FRIVOLOUS
(2 seconds)
73
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