Episode 6390

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Episode 6390 was broadcast on 4 July 2016, as part of Series 75.

Andrew Fenton played Matt Whelan, with Andrew Fenton winning 101 – 77. The Dictionary Corner guest was Alison Steadman, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andrew Fenton Score Matt Whelan Others Max.
1 SDWAEILRH SWIRLED 7 – 7 DERAILS RAWHIDES* 8
2 NFMATEBAI AMBIENT 14 – 7 ABATE AMENTIA*, ANIMATE 15
3 25 75 1 6 7 10 → 871 870
(75 + 7 + 6 − 1) × 10
21 – 7

RR: 871 = (25 + 75 + 7 − 6) × 10 + 1

25
TTT BETHGIRL Beth was a lovely girl, but her husband definitely wasn't. BLIGHTER
4 GDMITETAF FIDGET 27 – 13 IMAGED FATTED*, FITTED*, GIFTED*, MATTED, MATTIE*, MIDGET*, MITTED* 31
5 GUSOZBIMT GIZMOS 33 – 13 OBITS BIGOTS*, GUMBOS, OSTIUM*, OTIUMS*, SUBITO*, SUBMIT 37
6 50 5 2 9 3 6 → 610 610
(9 + 3) × 50 + 2 × 5
43 – 23 610
(9 + 3) × 50 + 2 × 5


47
7 RASENSRAY ARRAYS 43 – 30 SNARERS ARRASES*, ASSAYER*, EARSAYS*, NARASES*, REASSAY*, YARRANS* 54
8 DRTUXIPEC PICTURED 51 – 30 PRICED 62
9 50 75 5 8 9 10 → 571 571
10 × 50 + 75 − (9 − 5)
61 – 40 571
50 × 10 + 75 − 5 + 9 − 8


72
TTT ARTYETCH Very talkative about noisy teeth, perhaps. CHATTERY
10 NGNSAOTOI STONING 68 – 47 STONING AGONIST, ANOINTS, ATONING*, GITANOS*, NATIONS, NOOSING*, NOTIONS*, ONANIST*, SOOTING*, TIGNONS* 79
11 LRNOAISPE AILERONS 76 – 55 PERSONAL ALERIONS*, ALIENORS*, OPALINES*, PAROLEIN*, PELORIAS*, PLERIONS*, POLARISE, PRALINES*, PSORALEN*, ROSALINE* 87
12 NNTUSOVAD SOUND 76 – 62 ASTOUND ADNOUNS* 94
13 RWSUIUHGR GURUS 81 – 67 WHIRS WHIRRS 100
14 50 10 4 1 7 5 → 365 365
50 × 7 + 10 + 5
91 – 77 365
50 × 7 + 10 + 4 + 1


110
15 UPOURPLAN UNPOPULAR
(3.25 seconds)
101 – 77 120
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