Episode 580

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Episode 580 was broadcast on 1 June 1987, as part of Series 12.

Geoffrey Harris played Vivien Crabb, with Vivien Crabb winning 48 – 34. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Geoffrey Harris Score Vivien Crabb Others Max.
1 BTOURJEQT JOTTER 6 – 6 JOTTER TURBOJET* 8
2 WPOVMAOFD FOAM 10 – 10 FOAM AVOW, DAMP, DOOM*, DOPA*, DWAM*, FADO*, FOOD, MADO*, MOFO*, MOOD*, POMA*, POOF*, VAMP*, WOAD*, WOMA*, WOOD*, WOOF* 12
3 TFESATVID FATTED 10 – 17 DAFTEST AVIDEST*, DATIVES, FATTIES, STATIVE* 19
4 100 50 7 6 3 10 → 945 944
10 × 100 − 50 − 6
17 – 17 943

CV: 945 = 10 × 100 − 50 − (7 − 6 ÷ 3)

29
5 NRECIFKUS FINER 17 – 23 INSURE FUCKERS*, FUNKIER*, INFUSER*, KNIFERS*, NICKERS*, SNICKER 36
6 GNTEOESRI RESTING 17 – 31 STEERING GENITORS*, INTEGERS, SEROTINE*, TRIGONES* 44
7 NLETROASP PLASTER 24 – 38 PARENTS LAPSTONE*, OPERANTS*, PERSONAL, PETROSAL*, PLANTERS, PLASTRON*, PRONATES*, PSORALEN*, REPLANTS* 52
8 100 6 3 1 7 6 → 964 964
(7 + 3) × 100 − 6 × 6
34 – 48 964
(6 + 3) × (100 + 7) + 1


62
9 abcddenos* 34 – 48 ABSCONDED 72
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