Episode 6675

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Episode 6675 was broadcast on 27 September 2017, as part of Series 77.

Phil Peel played Eoin Jackson, with Eoin Jackson winning 118 – 56. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Notably, in Round 9, when copying out the first two steps of the contestants' solution, Rachel Riley erroneously wrote "5 + 7 × 10" on the numbers board instead of "5 × 7 × 10".

Rounds

Rnd Selection Phil Peel Score Eoin Jackson Others Max.
1 DESINCELC incensed ☓ 0 – 8 SILENCED DECLINES, LICENCED*, LICENCES*, LICENSED*, SCIENCED* 8
2 ZUREWORUS ROWERS 6 – 14 SOURER ROUSER*, USURER* 14
3 50 8 4 9 7 3 → 507 507
(9 + 4 − 3) × 10 + 7
16 – 24 507
50 × 9 + 7 × 8 + 4 − 3


24
TTT HATELOOMS Your hate for someone looms large because you think they're this. LOATHSOME
4 JEFOPILUN UNPILE 22 – 30 LUPINE UNIPOLE* 31
5 WIROBETQP pirot ☓ 22 – 35 BOWIE OBITER*, PORITE*, PORTIE*, PROBIE*, PROBIT* 37
6 100 75 2 1 9 3 → 999 999
(9 + 1) × 100 − (3 − 2)
32 – 45 999
(100 + 3) × 9 + 75 − 1 − 2


47
7 RADIRPEOA roadier ☓ 32 – 51 DOPIER AIRDROP, PARADER*, PARADOR*, PAREIRA*, PARRIED 54
8 TILASONEF felations ☓ 32 – 59 INFLATES ALNOITES*, FLOATIES*, FOLIATES, OLIFANTS*, TOENAILS 62
9 10 2 7 6 5 5 → 346 346
5 × 7 × 10 − 6 + 2
42 – 69 346
5 × 7 × 10 − 6 + 2


72
TTT HASLYRICS Perhaps it has the lyrics to "Madame Butterfly" on the inside. CHRYSALIS
10 TISAYEHTO TOASTY 42 – 76 HOTTIES ATHEIST, ISOHYET, OATIEST*, OSTIATE*, SATIETY*, STAITHE*, TOASTIE* 79
11 GEVOTESRA goaters ☓ 42 – 84 OVEREATS OVERAGES, OVERGETS* 87
12 MEHOMESAR REHOMES 49 – 91 REHOMES HAMMERS, MAHSEER*, MARMOSE*, SHAMMER* 94
13 VILEMIRES SMILIER 56 – 98 SLIMIER LIVERIES 102
14 100 75 8 3 1 10 → 272 275 56 – 108 272
(10 − 8) × 100 + 75 − 3


112
15 ROYLOCKED 56 – 118 CROOKEDLY
(18.5 seconds)
122
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