Episode 6506

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Episode 6506 was broadcast on 26 January 2017, as part of Series 76.

Dave Ryan played Elliott Mack, with Elliott Mack winning 103 – 90. The Dictionary Corner guest was Barry McGuigan, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Notably, Ryan offered a 7-letter word in every letters round in this episode. This is the first time a contestant has achieved the same score in every letters round of a 15 rounder (old or new).

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dave Ryan Score Elliott Mack Others Max.
1 NELOWDEIB ELBOWED 7 – 7 BLONDIE BOWLINE*, LOWENED* 7
2 SELAVTIJT VITTLES 14 – 7 vitalest ☓ ALVITES*, STATIVE* 14
3 50 7 4 1 3 6 → 366 366
50 × 7 + (3 − 1) × 6 + 4
24 – 17 366
7 × 50 + (3 + 1) × 4


24
TTT ISSOCRUDE I could talk forever about how poor my starter was. DISCOURSE
4 FLAFUWDEP WAFFLED 31 – 24 WAFFLED PLUFFED* 31
5 LOMSEBADR RAMBLES 38 – 31 AMBLERS EARLDOMS 39
6 50 9 4 10 6 9 → 299 299 ☓ 38 – 41 299
6 × 50 − (10 − 9)


49
7 SYMOETILK MOISTLY 45 – 48 MOISTLY MOLYSITE*, YOLKIEST* 57
8 SQTAIEGDR GAITERS 52 – 55 ASTRIDE AGISTED*, AGISTER*, DISRATE*, GARDIES*, STAGIER, STAIDER*, TADGERS*, TIRADES*, TRADIES*, TRIAGED, TRIAGES* 64
9 25 50 5 6 7 2 → 921 912 52 – 62 919
(2 × 7 + 5) × 50 − 25 − 6

RR: 921 = 5 × 7 × 25 + 50 − (6 − 2)

74
TTT FEINTGRIP By itself, you can't really grasp anything with this. FINGERTIP
10 NROVEASHR OVERRAN 59 – 62 REASON HAVENORS*, OVERRASH* 82
11 SRECANGOA ONAGERS 66 – 69 ORANGES ROSACEAN* 90
12 DEPINXORS PONDERS 73 – 76 RESPOND POINDERS, PRISONED* 98
13 TAGTIRUHN RATTING 80 – 83 HURTING TRUTHING* 106
14 75 1 10 5 9 6 → 828 828
(10 + 1) × 75 + 9 − 6
90 – 93 828
(10 + 1) × 75 + 9 − 6


116
15 ANDORIGIN 90 – 103 ORDAINING
(2.75 seconds)
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