Episode 6709

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Episode 6709 was broadcast on 14 November 2017, as part of Series 77.

Graeme Staples played Elaine Horton, with Graeme Staples winning 95 – 64. The Dictionary Corner guest was Margaret Mountford, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Graeme Staples Score Elaine Horton Others Max.
1 RUSWIATLE WAITERS 7 – 7 WAITERS ESTRUAL*, LAWSUIT*, LUSTIER, REALIST*, RETAILS, RITUALS*, RULIEST*, SALTIER*, SALTIRE*, SALUTER*, TULWARS*, WAILERS*, WARIEST*, WASTREL 7
2 PNRIOAPFI APRON 12 – 7 parifin ☓ PROPFAN* 14
3 25 50 10 8 3 9 → 440 440
(50 − (9 − 3)) × 10
22 – 7 439


24
TTT DADSPUREE Dad's purée looked inedible; I had to be convinced to try it. PERSUADED
4 BTOELVIER LOITER 28 – 13 REVOLT OVERBITE 32
5 TURTAODGI gaitor ☓ 28 – 18 TROUT AUDITOR, GORDITA* 39
6 75 100 6 2 4 2 → 500 500
(6 − 2 ÷ 2) × 100
38 – 28 500
(6 − 2 ÷ 2) × 100


49
7 NEMHAORJT HORNET 44 – 34 THRONE ANOTHER, MENORAH*, MONTERA* 56
8 RYEILCAIM MIRACLE 51 – 41 RECLAIM CREAMILY 64
9 25 100 7 10 8 8 → 114 114 ☓ 51 – 51 114
(10 − 8) × 7 + 100


74
TTT SIPSSINCE He sips his water a lot since he had his curry due to this. SPICINESS
10 DSEADCUEX DEDUCES 58 – 58 EXCUSED ADDUCES, DECADES, SEDUCED* 81
11 RIPKAONES PORKIES 65 – 58 PRANKS KIRPANS*, NISPERO*, OPINERS*, ORPINES*, PARISON*, PARKIES, PARKINS*, PERNIOS*, PERSONA*, PINKERS*, PINKOES*, PORINAS*, PORNIES*, PRASINE*, PRESOAK*, PRONASE*, SNAKIER*, SOAPIER*, SPANKER 88
12 WMUAILGEN MAULING 72 – 58 MALIGN ALUMINE*, ALUMING*, GEMINAL*, GUNWALE*, LEGUMIN*, MEALING*, MEWLING, WAULING*, WEALING* 95
13 ZOSNIEHMV MONIES 78 – 64 MOVIES MOHSINE* 102
14 75 50 9 10 4 10 → 198 199
4 × 50 − 10 ÷ 10
85 – 64 199 ☓

RR: 198 = (4 − 10 ÷ 10) × (50 − 9) + 75

112
15 GRASSTENT STRANGEST
(14.5 seconds)
95 – 64 122
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