Episode 6558

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Episode 6558 was broadcast on 10 April 2017, as part of Series 76.

John Warren played James Qualter, with James Qualter winning 74 – 68. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nicki Chapman, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Warren Score James Qualter Others Max.
1 JODPENIHO HOOPED 6 – 6 JOINED DIPHONE* 7
2 VELFRIENA ANVIL 11 – 6 female ☓ FLANERIE* 15
3 75 7 5 4 8 7 → 954 954
(8 + 5) × 75 − (7 × 4 − 7)
21 – 6 955


25
TTT EIGHTMILL He won eight million on the lottery and was instantly thrust into this. LIMELIGHT
4 BORLESDOE BOODLE 27 – 12 LOOSER BLOODERS 33
5 NQAROETVR VOTER 27 – 19 OVERRAN NORRATE*, VENATOR* 40
6 25 5 3 9 10 2 → 411 411 ☓412
(25 + 2) × (5 + 10) + 9 − 3
27 – 26 409
(3 × 2 + 10) × 25 + 9


50
7 LRUAGDUWA GRADUAL 34 – 26 DRAWL ARUGULA*, AUGURAL*, WADGULA* 57
8 PIRSAMTEG PIRATES 34 – 34 PRIMATES MAGSTRIPE* 75
9 50 3 9 2 6 10 → 334 334
(9 − 2) × 50 − 6 − 10
44 – 34 335


85
TTT MILESTOGO The runner still had 20 miles to go; no wonder he looked this. GLOOMIEST
10 STBIESRIU BUSTIER 51 – 41 BUSTIER BURSITIS*, BUSTIERS, SUBITISE* 93
11 PLOEXCIME PLEXI 51 – 48 COMPLEX COMPILE, POECILE*, POLEMIC 100
12 THNAOTSIA STATION 58 – 48 STAIN ANATTOS*, ANTHIAS*, ATTAINS*, SHAITAN*, TAHINAS*, TAIHOAS* 107
13 LEZANTUTE AUNT 58 – 54 NETTLE LUNETTE* 114
14 25 75 10 6 1 7 → 253 253
(25 − 1) × 10 + 6 + 7
68 – 64 253
(25 + 1) × 10 − 7


124
15 TRAGICPUN 68 – 74 CAPTURING
(11 seconds)
134
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