Episode 855

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Episode 855 was broadcast on 1 March 1989, as part of Series 17.

David Thompson played Lawrence Pearse, with Lawrence Pearse winning 70 – 40. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Georgia Hole.

Rounds

Rnd Selection David Thompson Score Lawrence Pearse Others Max.
1 TSEPIECLA PLASTIC 7 – 7 SPECIAL EPILATES*, ESPECIAL, SPECIATE* 8
2 SZEDOCLUT CLOUTED 14 – 14 SCOUTED COLDEST*, LOUDEST, TOUSLED 15
3 RHIREINSO SHINER 14 – 21 HORNIER HEROINS, HORSIER*, INSHORE*, IRONERS*, IRONIES, IRONISE*, NOISIER, SHINIER 22
4 50 6 3 10 8 4 → 410 410
50 × 8 + 10
24 – 31 410
50 × 8 + 6 + 4


32
5 YTUDEMASS MASSED 24 – 38 ASSUMED EUSTASY*, MEDUSAS* 39
6 VGNOEDBAT BOATED 30 – 44 BANGED BONDAGE, DOGBANE*, NOVATED*, TANGOED* 46
7 RBOTIHEPD report ☓ 30 – 50 BOTHER BIRTHED*, DIOPTRE*, ORBITED, PERIDOT 53
8 75 9 10 2 5 7 → 892 892
(7 + 5) × 75 − (10 − 2)
40 – 60 892
(7 + 5) × 75 − (10 − 2)


63
9 LUNGEGIRL juggling ☓
(8 seconds)
40 – 70 GRUELLING
(21 seconds)
73
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