Episode 2481

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Episode 2481 was broadcast on 18 March 1999, as part of Series 40.

Andrew Booth played Aileen Bell, with Andrew Booth winning 39 – 32. The Dictionary Corner guest was Angela Rippon, and the lexicographer was Damian Eadie.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andrew Booth Score Aileen Bell Others Max.
1 CNSUIENIA NUISANCE 8 – 0 CUISINE 8
2 ZPRVEOIWL PLOVER 14 – 0 PROWL 14
3 SKFEADERT DEFEATS 14 – 8 STREAKED DRAFTEES* 22
4 75 7 2 3 3 6 → 840 846
(6 + 3 + 2) × 75 + 7 × 3
19 – 8

CV: 840 = (75 + 3 + 6) × (7 + 3)

32
SST FADISIEST SATISFIED
5 DCSIAERTG SIDECAR 19 – 16 DISGRACE AGRESTIC*, CIGARETS* 40
6 JSTOENUML MOLEST 25 – 22 MOUNTS LOMENTS*, MELTONS 47
7 YSWNAEAES SEAWAYS 32 – 22 YAWNS 54
8 25 1 7 5 7 10 → 752 750
(7 − 5 + 1) × 10 × 25
39 – 22

CV: 750 Best: 753 = (7 − 1) × 5 × 25 + 10 − 7

61
9 MINDBOGEY 39 – 32 EMBODYING
(10 seconds)
71
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