Episode 6552

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Episode 6552 was broadcast on 31 March 2017, as part of Series 76.

Jeff Clayton played Amar Chotai, with Jeff Clayton winning 106 – 29. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nina Hossain, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jeff Clayton Score Amar Chotai Others Max.
1 TREUNOEUZ OUTRUN 6 – 0 ROUTE NEUTER, RETUNE, REZONE*, TENURE*, TUREEN*, UNTRUE*, ZONURE* 6
2 EOACTLTEL COLLATE 13 – 0 CATTLE ALLOTTEE* 14
3 100 75 25 7 10 7 → 297 297
100 ÷ 25 × 75 − (10 − 7)
23 – 10 297
(10 − 7) × 100 − 75 ÷ 25


24
TTT MYREPULSE She did very well at cooking the chicken dish. SUPREMELY
4 TJIEIEDRV DERIVE 29 – 10 DRIVE RIVETED 31
5 BROADELNV OVERLAND 37 – 10 BROADEN BANDEROL, RONDAVEL* 39
6 5 8 1 10 2 8 → 952 952
((8 + 5) × (10 − 1) + 2) × 8
47 – 10 950


49
7 NROATEXUF FORTUNE 54 – 10 founter ☓ REFOUNT* 56
8 AIOWGNASH SHOWING 61 – 17 WASHING AGNOSIA*, NGAWHAS*, WHANGAI* 63
9 100 4 3 7 2 9 → 870 870
(100 − 3) × 9 − (7 − 4)
71 – 17 870 ☓


73
TTT FURSACLUE "Fur's a clue to the answer", said the thirsty cat. SAUCERFUL
10 IOAPCRIPE COPPER 77 – 17 CAPER CRAPPIE*, EPICARP*, PRIAPIC* 80
11 LRIUGEPMS IMPULSE 84 – 17 grumpies ☓ GLIMPSE*, GUIMPES*, GULPERS*, LUMPERS*, LUMPIER*, LURGIES*, MISRULE*, MULIERS*, PILEUMS*, PILGERS*, PLUMERS*, PLUMIER*, PLURIES*, PRELIMS*, REPLUMS*, RIMPLES*, RUMPLES*, SIMPLER*, SPLURGE, UMPIRES* 87
12 DGSMUIOES SMUDGES 91 – 24 SMUDGES GODISES*, GUSSIED*, MISDOES*, MISUSED, MOUSSED*, SMIDGES* 94
13 NRIAWIBTL TRAIN 96 – 29 BRAIN TIBIAL*, TRIBAL 100
14 75 6 6 5 1 10 → 845 845
(75 + 6) × 10 + (6 + 1) × 5
106 – 29


110
15 INLETBLUE 106 – 29 EBULLIENT 120
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