Episode 242

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Episode 242 was broadcast on 16 January 1985, as part of Series 6.

Laurie Silver played Ian Lowe, with Ian Lowe winning 38 – 32. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Laurie Silver Score Ian Lowe Others Max.
1 TLPAOEYNR PLENTY 6 – 6 OPENLY ORNATELY* 8
2 TYAUELSHV VALUES 12 – 6 HASTY SUAVELY* 15
3 TPNIUOATS STATION 19 – 6 POINTS OPUNTIAS*, PANTSUIT* 23
4 50 75 4 9 4 2 → 523 513 19 – 13 521
50 × 9 + 75 − 4

CV: 523 = 50 × 9 + 75 − 2

33
5 VEINBVHAG HEAVING 19 – 21 BEHAVING 41
6 TESODGTAS STATED 25 – 21 DOTES DOSAGES*, TOASTED 48
7 JENIOSGLS JINGLES 32 – 28 SINGLES INSOLES*, JESSING*, JINGOES*, LEGIONS*, LESIONS*, LINGOES, LIONESS* 55
8 3 4 9 4 2 7 → 827 32 – 28

CV: 838 Best: 828 = 9 × 4 × (7 × 3 + 2)

62
9 TRENSOMAY 32 – 38 MONASTERY
(3.5 seconds)
72
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