Episode 6453

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Episode 6453 was broadcast on 25 October 2016, as part of Series 75.

Elesh Mistry played Daniel Clerkson, with Daniel Clerkson winning 73 – 71. The Dictionary Corner guest was Joe Lycett, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Elesh Mistry Score Daniel Clerkson Others Max.
1 FRFPIUARU FRIAR 5 – 5 FRIAR PURAU*, RUPIA* 5
2 MIPESLISG megilps ☓ 5 – 13 GLIMPSES 13
3 7 9 4 9 10 1 → 919 919
(9 × 9 + 7 + 4) × 10 − 1
15 – 23 919
(9 × 9 + 7 + 4) × 10 − 1


23
TTT GASCRIME Somebody let off a stink bomb, causing him to pull some strange faces. GRIMACES
4 LSETSINRE INSERTS 22 – 30 RELENTS ENLISTERS*, LISTENERS, RELISTENS* 41
5 SJGTAUEDT ADJUST 28 – 36 GUTTED STATUED 48
6 25 5 6 4 9 3 → 958 28 – 36

RR: 957/959 Best: 958 = (9 × 6 × 4 − 25) × 5 + 3

58
7 VWMKTAIOP VOMIT 33 – 41 PIVOT KATIPO*, KWAITO*, MAKOTI*, MATIPO*, MAWKIT*, OPTIMA 64
8 TAQEBRSUN TURBANS 40 – 41 QUARTS BANQUETS*, QUATERNS, QUERANTS* 72
9 100 50 75 10 5 9 → 490 490
5 × 100 − 10
50 – 51 490
5 × 100 − 10


82
TTT SIDEFIRM The car engine had a fault. Was the mechanic sacked in error? MISFIRED
10 LSAYODERM molders ☓ 50 – 57 RELAYS EARLDOMS 90
11 DZDTOEACN COATED 56 – 63 DANCED DONATED 97
12 LEPSONRAV PERSONAL 64 – 63 LOANERS OVERLAPS, OVERSPAN, PRENOVAS*, PSORALEN* 105
13 CTIOWDENI EDITION 71 – 63 WINCED CTENOID, DEONTIC*, DICTION, INCITED*, NOTICED 112
14 75 10 1 7 9 2 → 958 957 ☓ 71 – 63

RR: 958 = (75 × 7 − 1) × 2 − 9 × 10

122
15 HURTFREED 71 – 73 FURTHERED
(5.25 seconds)
132
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