Episode 6736

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Episode 6736 was broadcast on 22 December 2017, and was the Series 77 grand final.

Tom Chafer-Cook played Bradley Horrocks, with Tom Chafer-Cook winning 100 – 91. The Dictionary Corner guest was Rufus Hound, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Tom Chafer-Cook Score Bradley Horrocks Others Max.
1 DRXEEOGES resexed ☓ 0 – 5 GREED DEGREES, REGEXES* 7
2 AUAESMTLU AMULETS 7 – 12 AMULETS MALATES*, MALTASE*, METULAS*, MULATAS*, MULETAS*, MUTUALS*, MUTUELS*, MUTULES*, TAMALES*, UMLAUTS 14
3 50 9 7 1 5 8 → 120 120
(50 + 9 + 1) × (7 − 5)
17 – 22 120
(9 + 8 + 7) × 5


24
TTT IVYLEAVES Ivy leaves them with more questions than answers having behaved this way. EVASIVELY
4 OIEOPSLSS POOLIES 24 – 22 spoolies ☓ LOOSIES*, OOPSIES*, POLOSES*, POSOLES*, POSSIES* 31
5 BTGIAEBAQ ABATE 29 – 27 AGATE ABBATE*, GIBBET*, TEABAG 37
6 3 9 5 1 10 9 → 464 464
(10 × 9 + 1) × 5 + 9
39 – 37 464
(10 × 9 + 3) × 5 − 1


47
7 MTRUAEMIU IMMATURE 47 – 45 IMMATURE 55
8 AIOATFNDE FAINTED 54 – 52 FAINTED ADONITE*, DEFIANT, FODIENT* 62
9 25 4 3 6 5 7 → 945 945
(6 × 7 − 4) × 25 − 5
64 – 62 945
(6 × 7 − 4) × 25 − 5


72
TTT LOTSFLESH Seafood lovers know there's lots of flesh to be had on this crab. SOFTSHELL
10 AIUORZWDT AUDITOR 71 – 69 AUDITOR OUTDRAW*, OUTWARD* 79
11 NLVIEEFAN ENLIVEN 78 – 69 FELINE FLANNIE*, FLAVINE 86
12 OAEUCRNPL PONCEAU 85 – 76 APOLUNE OPERCULA 94
13 NVREAIGOK REVOKING 93 – 84 REVOKING OVERKING 102
14 6 10 10 6 8 9 → 263 264
6 ÷ (10 − 8) × 9 × 10 − 6
100 – 91 264
(8 + 9 + 10) × 10 − 6

RR: 263 = ((10 − 6) × 10 − 6) × 8 − 9

112
15 RILEYISMS
(14.75 seconds)
100 – 91 MISSILERY 122


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