Episode 2409

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Episode 2409 was broadcast on 8 December 1998, as part of Series 39.

Noel Godson played Susan Thompson, with Noel Godson winning 57 – 47. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Hannah Robertson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Noel Godson Score Susan Thompson Others Max.
1 SMYNEIESC NEMESIS 7 – 0 MINCES SIEMENS 7
2 NDGTOAIRL ORATING 14 – 7 LOADING TRIGONAL 15
3 BYFVEUASH SHAVE 19 – 12 SHAVE ABUSE, BEAUS*, BUSHY, FAVES*, FUBSY*, HAVES*, HEAVY, SHEAF*, SUAVE, UVEAS* 20
4 75 9 1 5 3 5 → 225 225
75 × 3
29 – 22 225
(75 + 5) × 3 − (9 + 5 + 1)


30
5 CPGLIEOCE POLICE 35 – 28 POLICE 36
6 HXDAIEGPD PAGED 40 – 33 APHID GIDDAP* 42
7 TGRDIUENF INTRUDE 47 – 40 TURFING REFUTING, UNGIFTED* 50
8 100 8 7 6 2 9 → 637 633 47 – 47 636
(100 + 6) × (8 − 2)

CV: 637 = (100 + 7) × 6 − (9 − 8 ÷ 2)

60
9 MINITOATI IMITATION
(7.5 seconds)
57 – 47 70
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