Episode 2776

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Episode 2776 was broadcast on 17 May 2000, as part of Series 42.

Peter McGuigan played Chris Harris, with Peter McGuigan winning 65 – 41. The Dictionary Corner guest was Siân Lloyd, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Peter McGuigan Score Chris Harris Others Max.
1 DLVOEAYTH DEATHLY 7 – 0 HALTED LOATHED 7
2 IEUWNMLAR MANLIER 14 – 7 MANLIER MARLINE*, MINERAL*, NUMERAL, RAILMEN*, WIREMAN 14
3 TSNEOTAGE NEGATES 21 – 7 TOAST GESTATE*, GOATEES*, NEATEST*, NOTATES*, ONSTAGE*, TAGETES*, TANGOES*, TENTAGE* 21
4 50 6 4 8 8 9 → 429 429
(50 − 8) × (6 + 4) + 9
31 – 17 429
(50 − 8) × (6 + 4) + 9


31
5 RPWIECISH WHISPER 38 – 17 WIPERS CIPHERS*, SPHERIC*, SPICIER 38
6 MNXEOITSA MOISTEN 45 – 24 MOISTEN AMNIOTES 46
7 RPBEAIDLQ BALDER 45 – 31 PIEBALD BIPEDAL, BRAILED*, PREDIAL*, RIDABLE* 53
8 25 9 4 7 6 3 → 387 387
(3 + 6 + 7) × 25 − (9 + 4)
55 – 41 387
(9 + 6) × 25 + 4 × 3


63
9 DILIGENTA DETAILING
(3.25 seconds)
65 – 41 73
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