Episode 2181

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Episode 2181 was broadcast on 22 January 1998, as part of Series 38.

Sarah Gawor played Ronald Allday, with Ronald Allday winning 57 – 47. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ken Bruce, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sarah Gawor Score Ronald Allday Others Max.
1 LRTBEAUVA TABLEAU 7 – 0 VARLET RATABLE*, TABULAR*, VALUATE, VAULTER* 7
2 GGRLSEUIR SLUGGER 14 – 7 SLUGGER GURGLES*, LIGGERS*, LUGGERS*, LURGIES*, RIGGERS*, SURLIER* 14
3 HLXDEORES HOLDERS 21 – 14 HOLDERS OXHERDS* 21
4 50 25 10 6 2 8 → 859 858
(6 + 10) × 50 + 25 × 2 + 8
28 – 21 858
(50 − 2) × (8 + 10) − 6

Best: 859 = (50 − 8) × 2 × 10 + 25 − 6

31
5 TZSQNOUIM SQUINT 34 – 27 SQUINT INMOST*, MONIST*, MOUNTS*, MUTONS*, OSTIUM*, QUINTS*, QUOINS*, QUOITS* 37
6 WFNLEAEST LEANEST 41 – 34 LEANEST LATEENS* 44
7 MNRCTUAEP CAMPER 47 – 40 PUNTER CAPTURE, CENTAUR*, CENTRUM*, CRUMPET, PUNCTAE*, PUTAMEN*, TEMPURA 51
8 75 6 4 1 2 4 → 814 819 47 – 47 817
(6 + 4 + 1) × 75 − 2 × 4

CV: 814 = (2 × 6 − 4 ÷ 4) × (75 − 1)

61
9 ICESHOOTS 47 – 57 CHOOSIEST
(6 seconds)
71
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