Episode 6426

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Episode 6426 was broadcast on 5 September 2016, as part of Series 75.

Martin Hurst played Owen Polley, with Martin Hurst winning 104 – 48. The Dictionary Corner guest was Michael Whitehall, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Martin Hurst Score Owen Polley Others Max.
1 OEAHMTRNU REMOUNT 7 – 7 UNEARTH ANOTHER, ENAMOUR*, HAUNTER*, MENORAH*, MONTERA*, MOUNTER*, MOUTHER*, NEUROMA*, NOUTHER*, ROMAUNT* 7
2 TILNORESA RELATIONS 25 – 7 ENTRAILS ORIENTALS, ROTALINES*, TENSORIAL 25
3 25 8 10 7 5 8 → 676 25 – 7

RR: 676 = (8 × 10 + 7) × 8 − (25 − 5)

35
TTT HADCARDS These items of clothing sound very cheesy. CHADDARS
4 IGPRESATU GRAPIEST 33 – 7 PARTIES 43
5 IEONPMDFA DOMAINE 33 – 15 DOPAMINE 51
6 25 50 8 4 7 9 → 914 915
4 × 9 × 25 + 8 + 7
40 – 15 919

RR: 914 = (50 × 9 + 7) × 8 ÷ 4

61
7 IEACLSTRN ENTRAILS 40 – 33 CLARINETS LARCENIST* 79
8 SEUGDIREL SLUDGIER 48 – 33 GLIDERS GUILDERS, LEISURED*, REGUIDES* 87
9 50 5 9 4 5 7 → 873 873
((5 + 5) × 4 + 50 + 7) × 9
58 – 33 865


97
TTT WAGESTAY On his wages, he can only afford short-stay holidays. GETAWAYS
10 QOUTGDITY QUOIT 63 – 38 DITTY QUOTITY* 104
11 AEONLVRDI OVERLAND 71 – 38 INVADER OVERLAID*, OVERLAIN*, RONDAVEL* 112
12 LUXNARIOP URINAL 77 – 38 unpair ☓ UNIPOLAR 120
13 UHIERTDSV DITHERS 84 – 38 STRIDE DERVISH, DIVERTS*, DUSTIER, HIRSUTE*, REDUITS*, RUDITES*, RUVSHIE*, SHIRTED*, STRIVED*, STUDIER*, THRIVED, THRIVES*, TRUEISH*, VIRTUED*, VIRTUES 127
14 100 50 1 8 10 1 → 551 551
(10 + 1) × 50 + 1
94 – 48 551
(10 + 1) × 50 + 1


137
15 OURTRANCE RACONTEUR
(4.25 seconds)
104 – 48 147
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