Episode 184

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Episode 184 was broadcast on 28 June 1984, was an extended 45-minute edition, and the Series 4 grand final.

Brian Hudson played Christine Hunt, with Brian Hudson winning 87 – 55. The Dictionary Corner guests were Gyles Brandreth and Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Brian Hudson Score Christine Hunt Others Max.
1 TLDEISTEB SETTLED 7 – 7 SETTLED BETIDES*, EDIBLES*, SLITTED*, STILTED* 7
2 XBMEHVKOE BEHOVE 13 – 13 BEHOVE 13
3 25 100 1 9 3 3 → 274 274
100 × 3 − 3 × 9 + 1
23 – 23 274
100 × 3 − 25 − 1


23
4 RHGTEERAI GATHERER 31 – 23 GREATER EARTHIER*, HEARTIER*, HERITAGE* 31
5 SYREODBEG BODGERS 38 – 23 GREEDY BEDSORE*, GEODESY*, OBEYERS*, SOBERED 38
6 25 10 7 6 9 8 → 636 38 – 30 633
(9 + 6 + 10) × 25 + 8

CV: 636 = 7 × 9 × 10 + 6

48
7 ZHHAAADRP HAPHAZARD
(3 seconds)
48 – 30 58
8 NFIASTLEG FEASTING 56 – 30 SLATING FATLINGS*, FINAGLES*, GENITALS*, INFLATES, STEALING 66
9 PYLUOAGTE PLAGUE 62 – 30 APTLY OUTPLAY*, PLAGUEY* 73
10 25 100 8 5 9 8 → 305 308
(8 − 5) × 100 + 25 − 9 − 8
69 – 37 308
(8 − 5) × 100 + 8

CV: 305 = 8 × 25 + 100 + 5

83
11 VDDAEQNHA HANDED 75 – 43 HANDED 89
12 TBSVEUOWI BOUTS 80 – 48 WIVES OUTVIES 96
13 25 75 8 7 10 5 → 524 525
(75 + 25) × 5 + 8 + 7 + 10
87 – 55 523
75 × 7 − 25 + 10 + 8 + 5

CV: 524 = (25 + 75) × 5 + (10 − 7) × 8

106
14 CCEEODNSR 87 – 55
(10 seconds)
CRESCENDO 116
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