Episode 98

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Episode 98 was broadcast on 18 October 1983, as part of Series 3.

Andrew Long played William Bradford, with William Bradford winning 47 – 40. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andrew Long Score William Bradford Others Max.
1 MPHOISTEF MOIST 0 – 6 IMPOSE HOMIEST* 7
2 IAERWTDUL WAITER 0 – 13 TRAILED DILUTER*, TRAWLED*, TWIRLED* 14
3 VOXLAINTE LIVEN 0 – 20 ELATION VEXATION* 22
4 50 10 2 5 3 2 → 139 139
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10 – 30 139
?

Best: 139 = 50 × 3 − 10 − 2 ÷ 2

32
5 SUQBEOEDO BODES 15 – 35 BODES BOOED*, BUSED*, DEBUS*, DOBES*, DOUSE*, OBESE, OBOES*, QUODS*, SUEDE* 37
6 NRCIELSAN CRANNIES 23 – 35 CLEANS CARLINES* 45
7 KIZEGESOE sizes ☓ 23 – 40 GEESE OGEES*, SEIZE*, SIEGE* 50
8 50 10 2 5 3 2 → 945 947
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30 – 47 947
?

Best: 945 = (50 − 3) × 10 × 2 + 5

60
9 DAIMEEACT EMACIATED
(3.5 seconds)
40 – 47 70
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