Episode 6557

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Episode 6557 was broadcast on 7 April 2017, as part of Series 76.

Shane Heylin played John Warren, with John Warren winning 90 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nicki Chapman, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Shane Heylin Score John Warren Others Max.
1 JTEXTAODI JOTTED 6 – 6 JOTTED OXIDATE 7
2 LHEDIFROI FOILED 12 – 12 FOLDER FLORID*, HEROID*, HOLDER*, HOLIER*, OILIER*, REFOLD*, RIFLED, ROILED* 13
3 75 2 5 4 5 9 → 109 109
4 × 9 − 2 + 75
22 – 22 109
5 × 5 + 75 + 9


23
TTT EDDIESBOY Eddie's boy was quite naughty and never followed the rules. DISOBEYED
4 MNPEAOPSE OPENS 27 – 27 MOPES MOPANES, SPAEMEN* 30
5 WMCAITADU WAIT 27 – 32 DATUM DICTUM, MUDCAT* 36
6 75 2 5 3 8 8 → 274 276 27 – 39 275
3 × 75 + 5 × 8 + 8 + 2

RR: 274 = (8 × 8 + 75 − 2) × (5 − 3)

46
7 SMSABENAT basement ☓ 27 – 44 BASES NAMASTES 54
8 NSTIUAHVO HAUNTS 33 – 50 HIATUS HUTIAS*, NOVIAS*, SHANTI*, TUINAS*, VANISH, VAUNTS*, VINOUS* 60
9 25 8 10 9 7 9 → 853 33 – 50

RR: 853 = (9 + 9) × (8 × 7 − 10) + 25

70
TTT RESIGNNOW Now the papers were calling for him to resign; the situation was becoming desperate. WORSENING
10 GCEIRSEUF FIRES 33 – 56 FIERCE CIERGES*, FIGURES, REFUGES* 77
11 TLINASEYM SALINE 33 – 63 SAINTLY AILMENTS, MANLIEST*, SMALTINE*, STEAMILY* 85
12 NUROSLEDA LAUNDERS 41 – 63 AROUSED EUROLANDS, UNLOADERS* 103
13 BIREDODSR BORDERS 48 – 70 BIDDERS BROIDERS*, DISORDER*, DISROBED 111
14 100 6 1 5 9 8 → 132 132
(5 − 1) × 8 + 100
58 – 80 132
6 × 5 + 9 − 8 + 1 + 100


121
15 DARNSHEEP 58 – 90 SHARPENED
(12.5 seconds)
131
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