Episode 2591

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Episode 2591 was broadcast on 2 September 1999, as part of Series 41.

Mickie O'Neill played Geraldine Curran, with Geraldine Curran winning 53 – 41. The Dictionary Corner guest was Barbara Taylor Bradford, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mickie O'Neill Score Geraldine Curran Others Max.
1 EOFGATRNE FRONTAGE 8 – 0 ORNATE 8
2 VTOEMTPIH MOTIVE 14 – 6 MOTIVE HOTTIE*, TIPTOE 14
3 UDRNARPEC DRAPER 14 – 13 PRANCED DURANCE*, PARDNER, PRANCER*, UNCARED* 21
4 25 4 8 1 9 3 → 700 700
25 × 4 × (8 − 1)
24 – 23 700
25 × 4 × (8 − 1)


31
SST TUFFHAIL FAITHFUL
5 ZGJUOLKAG kagoul ☓ 24 – 27 GOAL GLUG* 35
6 IESWTLSDA WITLESS 31 – 27 wassailed ☓ DELISTS*, DESALTS*, DETAILS*, DILATES*, WAISTED*, WILDEST* 42
7 HVCOEDGIW chived ☓ 31 – 33 VOICED COWHIDE 49
8 25 8 6 3 2 1 → 427 427
(6 × 3 − 1) × 25 + 2
41 – 43 427
(8 × 2 + 1) × 25 + 6 ÷ 3


59
9 DEERPROPS proposed ☓
(3.5 seconds)
41 – 53 PROSPERED
(4 seconds)
69
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