Episode 6696

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Episode 6696 was broadcast on 26 October 2017, as part of Series 77.

James Kennedy played Mary Anderson, with James Kennedy winning 94 – 61. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Challis, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection James Kennedy Score Mary Anderson Others Max.
1 SRKEILNUL KILLERS 7 – 7 SULKIER LINKERS*, LUNKERS*, NULLIES*, REKILLS*, RELINKS*, RESKILL*, RULLIES*, RUNKLES*, RUNKLIE*, SUNLIKE*, UNLIKES* 7
2 OIAPVNMEH pavine ☓ 7 – 12 VENOM OPHANIM* 14
3 75 6 9 3 1 10 → 218 218
75 × 3 − 6 − 1
17 – 22 218
75 × 3 − (6 + 1)


24
TTT CARRACKET The car made a real racket going around here. RACETRACK
4 OIESJDUTL JOUSTED 24 – 22 jouliest ☓ SOLITUDE 32
5 FTCAIERLA ARTICLE 31 – 22 FILTER TAILRACE* 40
6 75 10 9 2 10 1 → 320 325
(2 + 1) × 75 + 10 × 10
38 – 22 310

RR: 320 = (9 − 1) × 2 × (10 + 10)

50
7 NDNIEAXMI MANNED 44 – 28 MEDIAN DIAMINE, MANNIDE* 57
8 OEIRTLYTS LITTERS 51 – 35 LOTTERY TOILETRY, TRIOLETS* 65
9 50 2 1 3 2 9 → 718 716
(9 + 3 + 2) × (50 + 1) + 2
58 – 35 704

RR: 718 = ((3 × 2 + 1) × 50 + 9) × 2

75
TTT USINGHEAD He tried to use his head, but mentally, he wasn't in a good place. ANGUISHED
10 OEITNLUWT TOILET 64 – 41 OUTLET ELUTION*, OUTLINE, OUTWENT*, TOWLINE, TOWNLET* 82
11 SPFEIEVRG GRIEVES 71 – 41 GIVERS PREGIVES 90
12 AEIPSTEGB PASTIE 77 – 47 PASTIE BAPTISE, BEASTIE, SEPTAGE* 97
13 STDUAONRP ASTOUND 84 – 54 ASTOUND PANDOURS*, PATURONS*, PODURANS*, ROTUNDAS* 105
14 50 2 1 9 6 3 → 993 994 ☓ 84 – 61 994
(9 + 1) × 2 × 50 − 6

RR: 993 = (6 − 1 + 50) × 2 × 9 + 3

115
15 ICONSGRUB OBSCURING
(3.25 seconds)
94 – 61 125
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