Susie Dent

Susie Dent (born in Woking, Surrey) is an English lexicographer, well known as the resident dictionary expert and adjudicator on Channel 4’s long-running game show Countdown. She is the show's longest-serving member of the on-screen team, having first appeared in 1992.

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Woty - Similar Word Lists - A Word A Year
... Since 2004, Susie Dent, an English lexicographer has published a column, "A Word a Year", in which she chooses a single word from each of the last 101 years to ... Susie Dent notes that the list is subjective ... Since Susie Dent works for the Oxford University Press, her words of choice are often incorrectly referred to as "Oxford Dictionary’s Word of the Year" ...
Countdown (game show) - History - Presenters
... appeared over the years, but since her debut in 1992, Susie Dent has become synonymous with the role, and has made over a thousand appearances ... Alison Heard replaced Susie Dent over the winter of 2007–08, whilst Dent was on maternity leave Susie Dent returned to Countdown on 6 February 2008 ...

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