Episode 6622

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Episode 6622 was broadcast on 12 July 2017, as part of Series 77.

Laura Marsh played Shabir Alidina, with Shabir Alidina winning 88 – 59. The Dictionary Corner guest was Suzannah Lipscomb, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Notably, all four targets CECIL generated in this episode were identical to and in the same order as those generated on Episode 6620 two days earlier.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Laura Marsh Score Shabir Alidina Others Max.
1 RLMAUIGPO POLAR 0 – 7 GLAMOUR LIPOGRAM* 8
2 BEGIVARTC CAGIER 6 – 13 CAGIER RIBCAGE*, VIBRATE, VIRGATE* 15
3 25 50 7 8 1 3 → 382 382
8 × 50 − 25 + 7
16 – 23 382
(50 + 1) × 7 + 25


25
TTT PHONEYRAT She wanted to find out if her partner was a phoney rat, so she set up this. HONEYTRAP
4 KEPIRZTSA PASTIER 23 – 30 PASTIER PARKIEST, PRIKAZES* 33
5 LDOUTNEOP POUTED 29 – 36 TOOLED DUOTONE*, OPULENT, OUTDONE, PELOTON*, PLOUTED*, PONDLET*, POOTLED*, POULTED* 40
6 25 7 9 9 1 5 → 228 29 – 46 228
9 × 25 + 9 − 7 + 1


50
7 QLFAEANDS LANDS 34 – 46 falsen ☓ AEFALD*, ALDEAS*, ELANDS*, FANALS*, NALEDS*, SALADE*, SANDAL, SENDAL* 56
8 DORIXOESD DROIDS 40 – 52 SORDID ODORISED 64
9 100 75 7 3 1 9 → 986 983 40 – 62 986
9 × 100 + 75 + 3 + 7 + 1


74
TTT DENTPOUTS Susie's unhappy that she didn't see the nine-letter word. UNSPOTTED
10 HINULOTEB UNBOLT 46 – 62 BLUNT BOTULIN*, ELUTION*, HOTLINE*, NEOLITH*, OUTLINE 81
11 HWIANTUER WINTER 52 – 68 RETAIN HAURIENT, TARWHINE*, WHARENUI* 89
12 GINROPEVR reroping ☓ 52 – 75 PROVING REPROVING 107
13 TNAIYSEAC STAIN 52 – 81 STANCE CYANATES, ESTANCIA* 115
14 100 3 6 5 7 1 → 910 911
(6 + 3) × 100 + 7 + 5 − 1
59 – 88 911
(6 + 3) × 100 + 7 + 5 − 1

RR: 910 = (6 × 5 + 100) × 7

125
15 AGRUBSTOP 59 – 88 GASTROPUB 135
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