Episode 421

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Episode 421 was broadcast on 1 May 1986, as part of Series 9.

David White played Yvette Bach, with Yvette Bach winning 42 – 33. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David White Score Yvette Bach Others Max.
1 SSCNAESLO scenes ☓ 0 – 7 CLASSES CASSONES* 8
2 TRFOEPDAG FORAGED 7 – 7 PARTED PORTAGED* 16
3 FDTGEOCRO FOOTED 13 – 13 FORGED CROFTED 23
4 50 1 7 9 8 5 → 824 821
(50 + 1) × (9 − 7) × 8 + 5
20 – 13

CV: 824 = (50 + 1) × (9 + 7) + 8

33
5 EOINDHFAS SHINED 26 – 19 FIENDS FASHIONED 51
6 VTKEYSIES stives ☓ 26 – 25 SKIVES SIEVES*, SKEETS*, SKITES* 57
7 TGARIANRT TARTING 33 – 25 ARRANT ARRAIGN*, GRANITA*, RATTING*, TARRING* 64
8 3 4 6 1 5 9 → 457 453 33 – 32 454
5 × 9 × (6 + 4) + 3 + 1

CV: 457 = (9 × 5 + 1) × (6 + 4) − 3

74
9 TOOQUAINT 33 – 42 QUOTATION
(12.75 seconds)
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