Episode 6488

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Episode 6488 was broadcast on 16 December 2016, and was the second quarter-final of Series 75.

Jamie Washington played Stephen Fuller, with Stephen Fuller winning 83 – 52. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jamie Washington Score Stephen Fuller Others Max.
1 NPTROIUTN TINPOT 0 – 8 PRINTOUT 8
2 ZSTCEUEPJ UPSET 5 – 13 UPSET EJECTS*, PECTUS*, PUCEST, PUTZES* 14
3 100 8 4 4 2 3 → 725 725
100 ÷ 4 × (8 × 4 − 3)
15 – 13 724


24
TTT ALBUMHINT This could be the picture size of your online photo album. THUMBNAIL
4 RSRYUEUMO 15 – 20 RUMOURS MORSURE*, MOUSERY 31
5 TPBEIWODL POLITE 15 – 27 PILOTED PELTOID*, PLOITED*, POWLTED* 38
6 25 50 100 75 9 2 → 866 859 ☓ 15 – 32 857
(100 − (75 + 50) ÷ 25) × 9 + 2

RR: 865/867 Best: 865 = (100 + 2) × 9 − 50 − 75 ÷ 25

45
7 RSWAEOVDA WAVERS 15 – 39 OVERSAW ADROWSE*, DWARVES*, REAVOWS*, REDOWAS*, SADWARE*, SEAWARD 52
8 SRLGIUOIL GRILLS 21 – 45 GRILLS GUIROS*, RIGOLS* 58
9 10 2 4 9 7 10 → 374 373
(10 × 4 − 2) × 10 − 7
28 – 45 378

RR: 374 = (10 × 10 − 7) × 4 + 2

68
TTT RACERTEST When visiting America, he had a burning desire to take one of these. STREETCAR
10 RLTSMAIAS LARIATS 28 – 63 ALARMISTS ALASTRIMS* 86
11 HNTEOEPHS phoneset ☓ 28 – 69 PHONES POSHTEEN*, POTHEENS 94
12 QNSDAEOTM DONATES 35 – 76 DAEMONS MADSTONE* 102
13 LNBEAEFIR FIRABLE 42 – 83 FIRABLE INFERABLE*, REFINABLE 120
14 100 25 75 50 10 2 → 729 729
75 × 10 − 25 + 100 ÷ 50 + 2
52 – 83 729 ☓


130
15 GLACIEERS 52 – 83 SACRILEGE 140
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