Episode 856

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Episode 856 was broadcast on 2 March 1989, as part of Series 17.

Karen Hoggarth played Lawrence Pearse, with Lawrence Pearse winning 58 – 23. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Georgia Hole.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Karen Hoggarth Score Lawrence Pearse Others Max.
1 ZCOEIRGDA GRADE 0 – 7 CORDAGE ERGODIC* 7
2 SDITALUFN STAID 0 – 14 FLAUNTS DUALIST, FISTULA*, FUSTIAN*, INDULTS*, SUNDIAL 14
3 CPEWOELAR PLACE 0 – 21 REPLACE PAROLEE*, PERCALE* 21
4 50 4 10 9 6 3 → 640 640
(9 + 3) × 50 + 4 × 10
10 – 31 640
(10 + 3) × 50 − (6 + 4)


31
5 XTISONEKS SKEINS 16 – 37 EXISTS KENOSIS*, KETOSIS*, NOSIEST, SEXTONS* 38
6 LRMAOGREF roamer ☓ 16 – 43 MORALE FEMORAL*, FORAGER, FOREARM 45
7 GQITOVDEO vetoed ☓ 16 – 48 VOTED GOODIE* 51
8 100 3 9 10 1 8 → 857 858
100 × 9 − ((3 + 1) × 8 + 10)
23 – 48 854

CV: 857 = (100 + 10 − 3) × 8 + 1

61
9 aaegimmns* imagining ☓
(6 seconds)
23 – 58 MISMANAGE
(17 seconds)
71
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