Episode 99

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Episode 99 was broadcast on 19 October 1983, as part of Series 3.

Pat Bowlas played William Bradford, with William Bradford winning 50 – 40. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

NOTE: Some of the contestant's offerings of equal length may have been transposed.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Pat Bowlas Score William Bradford Others Max.
1 GIELHMAUW IMAGE 5 – 5 LAUGH AWEIGH*, AWHILE*, HAMULI*, HELIUM*, MILAGE 6
2 EGINYDNBO BENDING 12 – 12 BENDING BODYING*, BONDING*, DENYING*, OBEYING* 13
3 TSAIGBOAS BOASTS 18 – 18 BIGOTS ABATIS*, AGISTS*, SABOTS*, SAIGAS* 19
4 50 2 8 5 3 8 → 549 ? 18 – 28 549
?

Best: 549 = 50 × (8 + 3) − 8 + 5 + 2

29
5 RPVIEOGUN VIPER 18 – 35 PROVING GROUPIE*, PIROGUE, POURING*, ROUPING* 36
6 DEITYOEGJ DEITY 23 – 40 DEITY DOGIE*, GEODE*, GEOID*, GODET*, JOYED*, OGEED*, TOYED* 41
7 AIESBCSTF SCABIES 30 – 40 BEFITS ASCITES*, BISECTS*, FIESTAS* 48
8 25 75 5 6 8 10 → 244 244
25 × 10 − 6
40 – 50 244
?


58
9 CCPLRESOU 40 – 50 CORPUSCLE 68
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