Episode 383

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Episode 383 was broadcast on 7 March 1986, as part of Series 8.

Debbie Kingshott played George Balderstone, with Debbie Kingshott winning 38 – 21. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Hilary McGlynn.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Debbie Kingshott Score George Balderstone Others Max.
1 PATLITAEI PLATE 5 – 0 APATITE*, LAAITIE*, TILAPIA* 7
2 GHEAMWGZE GAME 9 – 4 GAZE GAMGEE* 13
3 RSYIODISF FOR 9 – 9 FORDS DROSSY, FIORDS*, OSSIFY* 19
4 25 2 5 4 5 10 → 779 775
25 × 4 × (10 − 2) − 5 × 5
16 – 9

Best: 780 = (25 + 5 − 4) × (10 + 5) × 2

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5 PNLEISUAR SPINAL 22 – 9 plainers ☓ PRALINES, PURSLANE*, SUPERNAL* 34
6 TYOVTNEOK TOKEN 22 – 15 KNOTTY 40
7 ITFEICNWR WINTER 28 – 21 WINTER CITRINE*, INCITER, NERITIC*, NIFTIER* 47
8 75 4 8 1 10 7 → 703 703
(75 − 4) × 10 − 7
38 – 21


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9 eiimmpsss* 38 – 21 impressive ☓
(4 seconds)
PESSIMISM 67
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