Episode 6726

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Episode 6726 was broadcast on 8 December 2017, as part of Series 77.

Chris Weldon played John Pinkney, with Chris Weldon winning 89 – 67. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Chris Weldon Score John Pinkney Others Max.
1 RMUGRIFEI GRIMIER 7 – 0 furrier ☓ RIMFIRE* 7
2 ROLIMOKED LOOKED 13 – 6 MILKED DOOMIER*, MILORDO*, MOIDORE, MOODIER, RODLIKE* 14
3 100 4 6 8 9 10 → 691 690
100 × 6 + 10 × 9
20 – 13 690
100 × 6 + 10 × 9

RR: 691 = (10 + 4) ÷ (8 − 6) × 100 − 9

24
TTT TALEPRIVY He didn't want anyone else becoming privy to his tale, so he shared it discreetly. PRIVATELY
4 RAPITOLAX PATROL 26 – 13 PILOT PARTIAL, PATRIAL* 31
5 RTEPPATEO OPERATE 33 – 20 OPERATE OPERETTA 39
6 75 6 8 1 1 2 → 712 710 ☓ 33 – 20 724

RR: 712 = ((6 + 1) × 2 + 75) × 8

49
7 WTAHCINWE WAHINE 39 – 20 winchat ☓ ACETIN*, ACTINE*, CANTHI*, CHAINE*, ETHNIC*, HENTAI*, WANWIT*, WHITEN 55
8 SADUTINAP UNPAID 45 – 26 PAINTS ANAPSID*, DUSTPAN, PANDITS*, PASTINA*, PATINAS, PINATAS*, PUNDITS*, PUTAINS, SANDPIT*, TAIPANS*, UPSTAND* 62
9 100 8 4 5 8 6 → 488 488
100 × 5 − (8 + 4)
55 – 36 488
100 × 5 − (8 + 4)


72
TTT ICEDDONUT It's nothing to do with donuts, but it does involve a takeaway. DEDUCTION
10 VUGONINOE ONION 60 – 41 ONION IONOGEN* 79
11 TDASMEHUE MASHED 60 – 48 STEAMED HEADEST*, HEADSET, MEDUSAE*, SAUTEED* 86
12 DONEVATES DONATES 67 – 55 DONATES ONSTEEAD* 94
13 ZSURSOQEU SOURS 72 – 60 SOURS ROUSES, SEROUS*, ZORSES* 100
14 50 8 8 4 2 1 → 241 242
(4 + 1) × 50 − 8
79 – 67 242
(4 + 1) × 50 − 8

RR: 241 = (50 + 8 + 2) × 4 + 1

110
15 UNDERCANE ENDURANCE
(7 seconds)
89 – 67 120
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