Episode 6650

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Episode 6650 was broadcast on 22 August 2017, as part of Series 77.

Noel McIlvenny played Ben Parker, with Noel McIlvenny winning 93 – 16. The Dictionary Corner guest was Martin Lewis, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Noel McIlvenny Score Ben Parker Others Max.
1 BQSIEAHUE QUASH 5 – 0 BASH QUEEAIS* 7
2 RLVOEARSR ROARERS 12 – 0 SLAVER SEROVAR* 14
3 100 75 50 25 6 8 → 712 712
8 × 75 + 100 + 50 ÷ 25 × 6
22 – 0 715


24
TTT ACERATTLE Don't have a noisy argument; just change, Catherine. ALTERCATE
4 NTMIOECLO EMOTION 29 – 0 melotin ☓ MONOTELIC* 42
5 ZHNAIUREP HAZIER 35 – 0 PEAR HEPARIN 49
6 75 10 9 9 4 10 → 488 490
(4 × 10 + 9) × 10
42 – 0 481

RR: 488 = (75 − 10 − 4) × (9 + 9 − 10)

59
7 SWDUIUYAE WAYSIDE 49 – 0 DAISY SIDEWAY* 66
8 RDNWIOATN NATION 55 – 6 RATION ORDINANT 74
9 50 100 25 75 10 5 → 241 241
5 × 50 − 10 + (100 − 75) ÷ 25
65 – 6 240


84
TTT RANCIDHEN If it gets in the way of you getting the answer, then it's this. HINDRANCE
10 MTNEAITSA ANIMATES 73 – 6 MAINS STAMINATE 102
11 GNGEIAXFI FAXING 79 – 6 GAIN AGEING*, FIXING, GIEING*, NIGGIE* 108
12 LPTJAOERD DELATOR 86 – 6 RATED PRODELTA*, PROLATED 116
13 SFLIEOTIE foiliest ☓ 86 – 6 folies ☓ ESTOILE*, ETOILES*, FOILIST, LEFTIES, OILIEST* 123
14 25 5 6 5 1 1 → 446 445
6 × 25 × (5 − 1 − 1) − 5
93 – 6 450


130
15 SPILTSACK 93 – 16 SLAPSTICK
(2.25 seconds)
140
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