Episode 1698

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Episode 1698 was broadcast on 4 September 1995, as part of Series 30.

Marjorie Maxwell played Ken Brown, with Marjorie Maxwell winning 48 – 46. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Marjorie Maxwell Score Ken Brown Others Max.
1 GNTPIOURY POURING/POUTING 7 – 0 trouping ☓ PUNITORY 8
2 DBMEAISGN DEBASING 15 – 0 BEAMING BEADINGS 16
3 LWDTEAOLI ALLOWED 15 – 8 TALLOWED 24
4 25 4 4 2 10 7 → 292 292
(10 + 2) × 25 − (4 + 4)
25 – 18 292
(10 + 2) × 25 − (7 + 4 ÷ 4)


34
5 CTFEAVASO OCTAVES 32 – 18 vocates ☓ AVOCETS, CAVEATS, VACATES* 41
6 CLHLAEUIM MALICE 38 – 18 CLAIM CHAMELI*, CHILLUM*, HELICAL 48
7 BZAEIESPL splice ☓ 38 – 26 SIZEABLE SEIZABLE* 56
8 100 5 1 6 8 3 → 802 802
8 × 100 + 3 − 1
48 – 36 802
8 × 100 + 3 − 1


66
9 abefiltuu* 48 – 46 BEAUTIFUL
(2 seconds)
76
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