Episode 6618

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Episode 6618 was broadcast on 6 July 2017, as part of Series 77.

Tom Chafer-Cook played Al Harris, with Tom Chafer-Cook winning 107 – 51. The Dictionary Corner guest was Greg Rusedski, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

In Round 8, the second syllable of Dictionary Corner's offering of APESHIT was bleeped out.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tom Chafer-Cook Score Al Harris Others Max.
1 RTYEIUDIU TIDIER 6 – 0 dietiry ☓ REDUIT*, RUDITE*, RUDITY, RUDYTE* 6
2 EIESNGLSU UGLINESS 14 – 0 SINGLES GENIUSES 14
3 50 3 4 5 3 1 → 187 187
(50 − 3) × 4 − 1
24 – 10 187
50 × 4 − 3 × 5 + 3 − 1


24
TTT FACEPERIL You'll certainly face peril if you get too close to this. FIREPLACE
4 AEIXSTPLV PLAITS 30 – 16 STAPLE ALPISTE*, ALVITES*, APLITES*, PLATIES*, TALIPES 31
5 NRSEUANIS SUNNIER 37 – 16 INSANE SENARIUS* 39
6 100 10 2 5 9 7 → 809 809
(10 − 2) × 100 + 9
47 – 26 809
(10 − 2) × 100 + 9


49
7 WNHOEALOQ WHOLE 52 – 26 woolen ☓ ONEHOW* 55
8 EAITSHTPT ATHEIST 59 – 33 PATTIES APESHIT, ETATIST*, PATTEST*, PETTAHS*, PETTISH*, PHATEST*, STAITHE*, TATTIES* 62
9 100 3 6 5 2 5 → 448 448 ☓ 59 – 43 448
(6 × 2 + 100) × (5 ÷ 5 + 3)


72
TTT BEERINLAD The lad couldn't get the beers in; he was living on this. BREADLINE
10 AOAIRBRTL ORBITAL 66 – 43 TAILOR ARABITOL*, ARBITRAL*, RABIATOR* 80
11 VSCOAELIT VOCALIST 74 – 51 COALITES LOCATIVES* 98
12 EUERFGSPT REFUGES 81 – 51 SURGE GESTURE, PERFUSE*, PERTUSE*, PREFETS*, PUGREES*, PURGEES*, REFUTES, REPUTES* 105
13 FDLOIOBIS FOLIOS 87 – 51 BOILS LIBIDOS 112
14 25 100 75 50 8 9 → 474 474
50 × 9 + 75 ÷ 25 × 8
97 – 51 475


122
15 ORGANNISM RANSOMING
(2.75 seconds)
107 – 51
(1.75 seconds)
132
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