Episode 2229

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Episode 2229 was broadcast on 31 March 1998, as part of Series 38.

Adele Colley played Robert Mill, with Robert Mill winning 52 – 31. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Digance, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Adele Colley Score Robert Mill Others Max.
1 VRNUAIJNE RAVINE 6 – 6 RAVINE ANEURIN 7
2 OUISWCAGN SOWING 6 – 13 CAUSING CONGIUS*, SAUCING* 14
3 MIESLAGQD DISMAL 12 – 19 MEDALS MILAGES, MISDEAL*, MISLEAD*, SILAGED* 21
4 50 1 6 4 10 6 → 969 12 – 19

CV: 973 Best: 969 = (50 + 1) × (10 + 6 × 6 ÷ 4)

31
5 OUETBLOIT BOTTLE 18 – 25 BOTTLE BLOOIE*, BLOTTO, BOOTIE*, BUTTIE*, BUTTLE*, OOLITE*, OUBOET*, OUTLET*, TOILET, TOOTLE* 37
6 SPGAETREI PARTIES 25 – 32 TRAIPSE GRAPIEST, PRESTIGE 45
7 OIAXMHADE HOAXED 31 – 32 AXIOM OXHIDE 51
8 100 5 4 6 6 2 → 170 168 31 – 42 170
(6 + 4) × (5 + 2) + 100


61
9 BRIANSHAW 31 – 52 BRAINWASH
(5.5 seconds)
71
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