Episode 180

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Episode 180 was broadcast on 21 June 1984, and was the third quarter-final of Series 4.

St. John Daly played Peter Skiba, with Peter Skiba winning 45 – 42. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection St. John Daly Score Peter Skiba Others Max.
1 DCXUENTHS SHUNTED 7 – 7 SHUNTED 7
2 TEQJSITEL TITLES 7 – 14 JETTIES 14
3 FLSOEKSTV STOVES 13 – 20 STOKES SOLVES*, STOLES*, VOLETS*, VOLTES* 20
4 25 6 5 5 9 9 → 645 638 13 – 27 641
(6 × 5 − 9 + 5) × 25 − 9

CV: 645 = (9 × 25 − 5 − 5) × (9 − 6)

30
5 NIBEDUVOT DEVOUT 19 – 27 VOTED BEDOUIN 37
6 RTSIBYERM MISTER 25 – 33 TRIBES TIMBERS*, TIMBRES*, TRIMERS* 44
7 DIHEBINGD BIDDING 32 – 40 BEDDING 51
8 75 9 7 1 3 3 → 351 358 ☓ 32 – 45 360
(1 + 3) × 75 + 7 × 9 − 3

CV: 351 = (75 − 3) × (7 + 1 − 3) − 9

61
9 UFNIETAIR INFURIATE
(2.75 seconds)
42 – 45 71
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