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by Howie Myers
Thu Oct 29, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 28th October 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 132

Re: Spoilers for 28th October 2020

r4 alt - PICKLER
r5 alt - AMULET
r7 - AVAILED
r10 - POINTAGE
by Howie Myers
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 21st October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 140)
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 21st October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 140)

r8 - SALMONY would have been a great food reference....
by Howie Myers
Sat Oct 10, 2020 6:15 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 9th October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 132)
Replies: 2
Views: 395

Re: Spoilers for Friday 9th October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 132)

r4 alt - GOATIEST
r5 alt - BRICKED and CROAKED
r8 - PROCAINE
r11 - PROCAINE
by Howie Myers
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 7th October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 130)
Replies: 8
Views: 464

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 7th October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 130)

r13 alt - LEOTARD
r14 alt - (4*7*25) + (10*10) + 2
by Howie Myers
Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 5th October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 128)
Replies: 4
Views: 396

Re: Spoilers for Monday 5th October 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 128)

I was sure that I had a 9 in r12 with SPRINTIER, but it wasn't to be........
by Howie Myers
Sat Oct 03, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 30th September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 125)
Replies: 2
Views: 332

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 30th September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 125)

r1 alt - BRAISES
r2 - PHARMA
r4 alt - TWINKLE
r12 alt - CORNEAL (nowhere near as good as Toby's)
r 13 alt - EMOTING
by Howie Myers
Thu Oct 01, 2020 3:38 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 25th September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 122)
Replies: 3
Views: 414

Re: Spoilers for Friday 25th September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 122)

You're right.
Unproven or unproved, but not unprove as a verb.
by Howie Myers
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:50 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 24th September 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 424

Re: Spoilers for 24th September 2020

r12 alt - ROWABLE
by Howie Myers
Mon Sep 21, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 17th September 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 477

Re: Spoilers for 17th September 2020

r4 - UNGIFTED
r5 - ORALIST and ORATIST
r11- EMBANK
by Howie Myers
Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 15th September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 114)
Replies: 2
Views: 362

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 15th September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 114)

I had ENCOILED as an alternative for r12, but surprisingly it doesn't seem to be in LEXICO.
by Howie Myers
Fri Sep 11, 2020 5:01 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 10th September 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Re: Spoilers for 10th September 2020

r9 alt:
(50+100+8) * 6 + (5*4)
by Howie Myers
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:58 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 8th September 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 400

Re: Spoilers for 8th September 2020

ROWABLE in r4.
Connor looks as if he may go far.
by Howie Myers
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:05 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 4th September 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 834

Re: Spoilers for 4th September 2020

r11 - TEETHE

Sam is an excellent player!
by Howie Myers
Sun Sep 06, 2020 3:56 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 3rd September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 106)
Replies: 2
Views: 410

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 3rd September 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 106)

r6 alt : (10/10 + 25)*(5+3)
r9 alt : (50+5)*9 - (6-5) - 1
r12 alt: POUCHIER
r13 alt: MODELIST

Brilliantly played, Sam!
by Howie Myers
Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 28th August 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 342

Re: Spoilers for 28th August 2020

MUCATES alt r5
by Howie Myers
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 21st August 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 97)
Replies: 5
Views: 694

Re: Spoilers for Friday 21st August 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 97)

just wondering, does anyone know whether there is an audience in the studio, or are they using "canned" applause?
by Howie Myers
Sun Aug 23, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 20th August 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 1033

Re: Spoilers for 20th August 2020

r12 alt - RUPTIONS
by Howie Myers
Tue Aug 11, 2020 4:33 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 10th August 2020 - First Post-COVID Break Recording
Replies: 5
Views: 833

Re: Spoilers for 10th August 2020 - First Post-Covid Recording .

I really missed it! (although it was great watching the champion of champions).
R11 - WORKIE
by Howie Myers
Thu Apr 30, 2020 4:58 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday 29th April 2020
Replies: 7
Views: 741

Re: Spoilers For Wednesday 29th April 2020

r9 alt - (3*100) - (5*2) - (7/7)
by Howie Myers
Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:55 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Friday 24th April 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 999

Re: Spoilers For Friday 24th April 2020

r14 alt - (75-5-3-3) * (6-4)
by Howie Myers
Fri Apr 24, 2020 6:08 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 23rd April 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 81)
Replies: 12
Views: 1320

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 23rd April 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 81)

r1 alt - WADDERS
r10 alt - CAMPIEST
r11 alt - SEMANTIC
r13 alt - ABERRATE
by Howie Myers
Wed Apr 22, 2020 4:23 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 21st April 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 79)
Replies: 1
Views: 380

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 21st April 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 79)

r7 alt - HANDMAN
r14 alt - ((100+25+9)*2)+9
by Howie Myers
Sat Apr 18, 2020 5:28 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Friday 17th April 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 736

Re: Spoilers For Friday 17th April 2020

r4 alt - OUTVIED
r11 alt - OCULATED
by Howie Myers
Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 15th April 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 501

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 15th April 2020

r2 alt - ROYALISE
r11 alt - INFUSES
r13 alt - COCAINE
by Howie Myers
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:42 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 30th March 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Re: Spoilers for 30th March 2020.

Yep, my mistake. Sungazer was in, but not sungaze.
by Howie Myers
Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 30th March 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Re: Spoilers for 30th March 2020.

r3 alt - SUNGAZE
by Howie Myers
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 11th March 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 50)
Replies: 1
Views: 362

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 11th March 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 50)

DENSELY in R1
TRAILERS in R5
REMOTER in R10
R9 Alt: (100+10) * (6+2) + 1
by Howie Myers
Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:17 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 6th March 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 586

Spoilers for Friday 6th March 2020

r4 alt - OUTRIG
r14 alt -((10+(50/25)*4) + 100
by Howie Myers
Sun Feb 23, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 21st February 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 37)
Replies: 3
Views: 660

Re: Spoilers for Friday 21st February 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 37)

R12 ALT - CAROTIDS
I was also chuffed with UNASSUMED until I discovered that it wasn't in the dictionary.....
by Howie Myers
Fri Feb 07, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 6th February 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 26)
Replies: 16
Views: 2165

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 6th February 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 26)

r4: WINTERER
r12 alt: TRAILERS
Ian seems to be an excellent player!
by Howie Myers
Fri Jan 31, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 30th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 21)
Replies: 2
Views: 774

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 30th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 21)

r1 alt - carbine
r7 alt - overlap
r8 alt - pastime
r 11 alt - ioniser or ironise
by Howie Myers
Thu Jan 23, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 16th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 11)
Replies: 5
Views: 966

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 16th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 11)

Toby McDonald wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:26 pm
R6 Alt.: ((100-10)*8)-(4+4-3)
R9 Alt.: ((75+4)*8)+3
Howie Myers wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:16 pm
r10 - reaudit
No REAUDIT unfortunately, sorry. :/
Thanks for that, but where can I look to find out whether or not a word is acceptable?
by Howie Myers
Tue Jan 14, 2020 5:54 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday 13th January 2020
Replies: 14
Views: 2564

Re: Spoilers for 13th January 2019

R8 - Pronated
R9 - Outages
by Howie Myers
Sat Jan 04, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 3rd January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 2)
Replies: 6
Views: 1259

Re: Spoilers for Friday 3rd January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 2)

R1 - Champer
R5 - Outsize
last numbers round alternative:
(8X100) - 75 = 725
725 + 4 +2 + 8 = 739