Episode 772

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Episode 772 was broadcast on 8 July 1988, as part of Series 16.

Steve Williams played Frederick Sellers, with Steve Williams winning 52 – 36. The Dictionary Corner guest was Brian Johnston, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Williams Score Frederick Sellers Others Max.
1 CBTIEACND ACCIDENT 8 – 0 CABINET 8
2 EANSMEKYI kinemas ☓ 8 – 7 MEANIES KYANISE*, NEMESIA* 15
3 MSDOUEIMY MOUSED 14 – 7 MUSED DUMMIES, MEDIUMS 22
4 50 75 7 9 3 10 → 343 344
50 × 7 − 9 + 3
21 – 7 343 ☓

CV: 343 = 50 × 7 − (10 − 3)

32
5 AEILSTYRE REALIST 28 – 14 RETAILS ATELIERS*, EARLIEST, EASTERLY, YEASTIER* 40
6 TCMSAEIQP IMPACTS 28 – 22 CAMPIEST CAMPSITE* 48
7 GNREAONTE REAGENT 35 – 29 REAGENT ROENTGEN 56
8 25 1 8 3 8 9 → 854 850
(3 × 8 + 9 + 1) × 25
42 – 36 850
(3 × 8 + 9 + 1) × 25

CV: 855 Best: 855 = (25 × (3 + 1) + 8) × 8 − 9

63
9 HERBISBIG GIBBERISH
(6.33 seconds)
52 – 36 73
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