Episode 6452

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Episode 6452 was broadcast on 24 October 2016, as part of Series 75.

Elesh Mistry played Margaret Burrell, with Elesh Mistry winning 80 – 79. The Dictionary Corner guest was Joe Lycett, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Elesh Mistry Score Margaret Burrell Others Max.
1 TMSIAQSOD MASTOIDS 8 – 0 MASTOID 8
2 SDHEIARPN SHARPEN 15 – 7 SHADIER PARISHED*, PARISHEN*, PINDHERS*, PINHEADS, RAPHIDES*, RHEADINS*, SPRAINED* 16
3 25 50 4 10 8 5 → 381 381
50 × 8 − 10 − 5 − 4
25 – 17 381
50 × 8 − 10 − 5 − 4


26
TTT SORERUMP This sort of person doesn't buy any old rubbish. PROSUMER
4 TLSEOETML mettles ☓ 25 – 24 MOTTLES TELEOST* 33
5 PLRIOAODR polaroid ☓ 25 – 30 PODIAL AIRDROP*, DIPOLAR, PARLOIR*, PRIORAL* 40
6 25 10 6 9 1 4 → 397 397
(10 + 6) × 25 − 4 + 1
35 – 30 399


50
7 SPJBAUENC CAPES 40 – 35 PAUSE PECANS, PUCANS*, UNCAPS*, UPCASE*, USANCE* 56
8 NTSAEAGLU legates ☓ 40 – 41 NAUSEA ANGULATES* 74
9 25 50 75 6 1 5 → 307 307
75 × 5 − 50 − 25 + 6 + 1
50 – 51 307
50 × 6 + 75 ÷ 25 + 5 − 1


84
TTT KENCRIES Ken cries out in dismay at conceding the late goal. What a huge disappointment! SICKENER
10 VLRIOINES REVISION 58 – 51 soilier ☓ LIONISER*, RILIEVOS* 92
11 TXNUAMTIP PAINT 63 – 56 PITTA MATTIN*, MUTANT, PITMAN, PUTAIN* 98
12 THNOAEGGR ANOTHER 70 – 63 ANOTHER NEGATOR* 105
13 WNDUIUETZ TUNED 70 – 69 UNTIED UNITUDE* 112
14 50 3 4 5 1 8 → 998 998
5 × 4 × 50 − (3 − 1)
80 – 79 998
5 × 4 × 50 − (3 − 1)


122
15 PILLBATON 80 – 79 BALLPOINT 132
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