Episode 6750

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Episode 6750 was broadcast on 26 January 2018, as part of Series 78.

Chris Thorn played Sam Prouse, with Chris Thorn winning 93 – 77. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Inverdale, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

In Round 1, Dictionary Corner's offering of APESHIT was bleeped out entirely. Compared to Episode 6618, only part of that word was done so in Round 8.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Chris Thorn Score Sam Prouse Others Max.
1 PSTIAEHVT PATTIES 7 – 7 PATTIES APESHIT, ATHEIST, PETTAHS*, PETTISH*, STAITHE*, STATIVE* 7
2 SAEIRLTDE LARDIEST 7 – 25 LATERISED DETAILERS* 25
3 25 4 6 3 5 4 → 297 297
4 × 3 × 25 − (5 + 4 − 6)
17 – 35 297
(25 × 4 − 5 + 4) × 3


35
TTT BURSTWART The spoilt child behaved terribly over a sausage. BRATWURST
4 UOUNSLWRO unsour ☓ 17 – 40 LOONS LOURS*, LOWNS*, NURLS*, ROWNS*, RUNOS*, SNOOL*, SWOON*, SWORN, WOOLS* 40
5 TLJTUAODN OUTLAND 24 – 40 UNLOAD 47
6 50 7 1 2 2 6 → 596 596
50 × 2 × 6 − 7 + 1 + 2
34 – 50 596
50 × 2 × 6 − 7 + 1 + 2


57
7 PGPUEIGCF GUPPIE 40 – 50 puice ☓ FUGGIE* 63
8 OEALRTDZI TRAILED 47 – 57 LEOTARD IDOLATER, TAILORED*, TRIAZOLE* 71
9 8 1 4 10 4 9 → 997 994
(4 − 1 + 8) × 10 × 9 + 4
54 – 64 994
(4 − 1 + 8) × 10 × 9 + 4

RR: 996 Best: 996 = ((10 + 4) × 9 − 1) × 8 − 4

78
TTT ERASECUTS Very regular in the garden; it must be all the prunes. SECATEURS
10 EOEMTSMRU METEORS 61 – 64 STRUM EMOTERS*, MESTOME*, METRUMS*, REMOTES, RUESOME*, RUMMEST* 85
11 DMBIOENRS BROMIDES 69 – 64 embroids ☓ 93
12 OAIQRWTRE WARTIER 76 – 64 WAITER EARWORT* 100
13 NBSHAUENV unshave ☓ 76 – 70 SHAVEN UNSHAVEN 108
14 100 9 5 6 3 2 → 774 776
(6 + 2) × (100 − 3)
83 – 77 776
(6 + 2) × (100 − 3)

RR: 774 = (100 − (5 + 6 + 3)) × 9

118
15 LAWORDUTY OUTWARDLY
(1.5 seconds)
93 – 77 128
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