Episode 2828

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Episode 2828 was broadcast on 24 August 2000, as part of Series 43.

David Williams played Tony McGill, with David Williams winning 78 – 29. The Dictionary Corner guest was Martin Jarvis, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Williams Score Tony McGill Others Max.
1 DSRNOEUAI ANODISER 8 – 0 UNDER DENARIUS*, DINOSAUR 8
2 CQPGDEAOM CAMPED 14 – 0 PAGED COMPED*, DECAMP*, POMACE*, POMADE 14
3 TSNREIAGP TRAPESING 32 – 0 straping ☓ 32
4 25 6 8 2 3 10 → 412 412
(25 × 8 + 6) × 2
42 – 10 412
8 × 25 × 2 + 6 ÷ 3 + 10


42
5 HDVYLUEIT TILED 47 – 15 YIELD DILUTE, HILTED, LEVITY 48
6 NWHEAORSC ANCHORS 54 – 22 ANCHORS ARCHONS*, CHENARS*, COARSEN*, CORNEAS*, HOARSEN*, OCHREAS*, ORACHES*, RANCHES*, ROACHES, SENHORA* 55
7 EAIBZLSTC ELASTIC 61 – 29 BLITZES BASILECT* 63
8 25 5 8 1 6 3 → 943 944
(5 × 25 − (1 + 6)) × 8
68 – 29 926

CV: 942/944 Best: 943 = (25 − 5) × (8 × 6 − 1) + 3

73
9 SIOUXBONO OBNOXIOUS
(2 seconds)
78 – 29 83
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