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Episode 480

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Episode 480 was broadcast on 1 December 1986, as part of Series 10.

Les Martin played Glenys Batchelor, with Les Martin winning 51 – 47. The Dictionary Corner guest was William Davis, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Les Martin Score Glenys Batchelor Others Max.
1 GASUTHOSM MAHOUTS 7 – 0 MOUTHS MUGSHOTS* 8
2 SIPTSEFYR SPRITES 14 – 7 SPRITES PERSIST*, PETRIFY*, PRIESTS, PYRITES*, SIFTERS*, SITREPS*, SPRYEST*, STRIPES, STRIPEY* 15
3 JASROLWET TROWELS 21 – 7 TOWELS WASTREL 22
4 25 75 2 6 4 9 → 513 512
(75 + 25) × 5 + 6 × 2
28 – 14 512
(75 + 25) × 5 + 6 × 2

CV: 513 = 6 × 75 + 2 × 25 + 9 + 4

32
5 DARESKWTR TRADERS 35 – 14 STAKED DARKEST*, DARTERS*, DRAWERS*, REDRAWS*, RETARDS*, REWARDS*, STARKER*, STARRED*, STEWARD*, WARDERS* 39
6 TIOFISGNE FEIGNS 35 – 21 SIFTING FOISTING, NOTIFIES, TONIFIES* 47
7 SOHRVUCKT CHORUS 41 – 27 STRUCK CHUKORS* 54
8 100 6 2 1 8 5 → 233 233
100 × 2 + 8 × 5 − (6 + 1)
51 – 37 233
100 × 2 + 8 × 5 − (6 + 1)


64
9 HECTICRAT 51 – 47 ARCHITECT
(1.5 seconds)
74
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