Episode 2688

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Episode 2688 was broadcast on 14 January 2000, as part of Series 42.

Olive Morgan played Matthew Eagles, with Olive Morgan winning 52 – 38. The Dictionary Corner guest was Roy Hudd, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Olive Morgan Score Matthew Eagles Others Max.
1 LENOFSPAG SPANGLE 7 – 0 ALONE FLAGONS, FLANGES, NOPALES* 7
2 RYTIEUNCT UNITY 7 – 7 NUTTIER INTERCUT, TINCTURE 15
3 GILWEBRAL BEWAIL 13 – 7 braille ☓ LIBERAL 22
4 75 8 8 1 5 2 → 372 372
75 × 5 − (2 + 1)
23 – 17 372
75 × 5 − (2 + 1)


32
SST VIPERMO IMPROVE
5 DQOUHSIAZ SQUID 28 – 22 SQUID DIAZOS* 38
6 TEHALDNIF INFLATED 36 – 22 flinted ☓ 46
7 UPDOBJERX PROBED 42 – 28 POURED BURPED*, ROUPED* 52
8 50 9 3 7 6 3 → 844 42 – 38 844
(3 ÷ 3 + 9 + 7) × 50 − 6


62
9 SWANFUELS AWFULNESS
(22.25 seconds)
52 – 38 72
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