Episode 6596

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Episode 6596 was broadcast on 5 June 2017, as part of Series 76.

James Slater played Ellen Guy, with James Slater winning 78 – 71. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jimmy Osmond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection James Slater Score Ellen Guy Others Max.
1 YHMIOULRO humor ☓ 0 – 6 HOMILY ROOMILY 7
2 DAURVILCE VALUED 6 – 12 VARIED EDICULAR*, RADICULE* 15
3 75 6 10 10 3 2 → 357 357
10 ÷ 2 × 75 − 6 × 3
16 – 12 357 ☓


25
TTT FEASTDIET With this attitude, you're never going to win anything. DEFEATIST
4 ISVGABEAN VISAGE 16 – 19 VAGINAS ABASING*, BAVIANS*, VAGINAE* 32
5 TRWOAODRE ORATOR 22 – 25 DRAWER TOREADOR 40
6 50 5 8 10 9 4 → 501 501
50 × 10 + 5 − 4
32 – 35 501
50 × 10 + 9 − 8


50
7 DSDIEIGNE endings ☓ 32 – 43 DESIGNED 58
8 OTNUIMPER REMOUNT 39 – 43 IMPUTE IMPORTUNE 76
9 25 4 3 3 9 7 → 727 727
4 × 7 × 25 + 9 × 3
49 – 43 727 ☓


86
TTT CLEANCOPY No "eyes" in the clue, but there's definitely one in the answer. CYCLOPEAN
10 GIPNSUEHT PUNIEST 56 – 50 PUSHING GUNSHIP, HUNGEST*, PIGNUTS*, PUNGIES*, PUNTIES*, PUSHTIN*, STUPING* 93
11 BRAEITSAR BARTERS 63 – 50 TRIBES ARBITERS, RAREBITS 101
12 LUETXNOFP FLUTE 68 – 55 EXTOL NOTEFUL, OPULENT 108
13 LRQIOIZSA LIARS 68 – 61 SAILOR ROSIAL* 114
14 25 5 9 1 10 8 → 347 347
(9 + 5) × 25 − (10 + 1 − 8)
78 – 61 350


124
15 CRAGSIDED 78 – 71 DISGRACED
(15.5 seconds)
134
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