Episode 2337

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Episode 2337 was broadcast on 28 August 1998, as part of Series 39.

Vic Foster played Jack Byrne, with Vic Foster winning 49 – 42. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Hannah Robertson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Vic Foster Score Jack Byrne Others Max.
1 PLSOEAGSI SILAGES 7 – 0 SLOPES SPOILAGES 18
2 PSROAERWI WORRIES 14 – 0 POWERS PARRIES, PRAISER*, PROSIER*, RAPIERS*, REPAIRS, REWRAPS*, SOAPIER*, SPARROW, WARPERS* 25
3 JPSNAOEQI PIANOS 20 – 6 PONIES OPINES, PAEONS* 31
4 50 1 7 4 8 5 → 408 408
8 × 50 + 7 + 1
30 – 16 408
8 × 50 + 7 + 1


41
5 NLETGUACC TANGLE 36 – 22 ACCENT CANCEL*, CANTLE*, ELUANT*, GLANCE*, GLUCAN*, GLUTEN*, LANCET, LANGUE*, LAUNCE*, LEGUAN*, LUCENT*, LUNATE*, TEGULA*, UNLACE* 47
6 NBEIARNEC CARBINE 43 – 29 CARBINE NARCEINE 55
7 DRAENFIWY DEFRAY 49 – 35 FRIEND DENARY*, FAIRED*, FAWNED*, FINDER*, FINERY*, FRAYED*, INWARD*, RAINED*, REWIND*, WAFERY*, WANDER*, WARDEN*, WARNED*, WEIRDY*, WINDER*, WINERY, YARNED*, YAWNED*, YAWNER* 61
8 25 9 2 6 3 7 → 427 49 – 42 425
(3 − 2 + 9 + 7) × 25

CV: 427 = (6 × 25 − 7) × 3 − 2

71
9 HOMEKARES 49 – 42 SHOEMAKER 81
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