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Episode 4

Wordaholics, Series 2 Episode 4 of 6

Gyles Brandreth chairs the word-obsessed comedy panel game where this week Katy Brand & Alex Horne compete with Richard Herring & Natalie Haynes for wordy supremacy.

This week Richard Herring decides to reclaim the word 'middle class' and tries to decipher the 16th century phrase 'a mare's nest'; Natalie Haynes tries to get rid of the word 'decimate' and despite being a vegetarian works out what the very meaty cookery term 'barding' means; Alex Horne comes up with the correct definition for the Victorian phrase 'a scraping castle' and asks to take the word 'a' out of the dictionary. Meanwhile Katy Brand takes a guess at what the unit of measurement 'the Warhol' is and reveals that her favourite word is 'plop'.

Writers: Jon Hunter and James Kettle.

Producer: Claire Jones.

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30 minutes

Last on

Sat 19 Mar 2016 05:30


Role Contributor
PresenterGyles Brandreth
WriterJon Hunter
WriterJames Kettle
ProducerClaire Jones
PanellistRichard Herring
PanellistNatalie Haynes
PanellistAlex Horne
PanellistKaty Brand

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