Episode 6773

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Episode 6773 was broadcast on 28 February 2018, as part of Series 78.

Philip Aston played Jenny Coote, with Philip Aston winning 113 – 30. The Dictionary Corner guest was Myleene Klass, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: In Round 8, although Dictionary Corner did not explicitly report finding the word ASSHOLE, they clearly did spot it, with Dent alluding to the word by saying "the rest [of the maxes] are not repeatable".

Rounds

Rnd Selection Philip Aston Score Jenny Coote Others Max.
1 LNMIAEHAT LAMINATE 8 – 0 MENTAL ANTHELIA*, ANTHEMIA*, HAEMATIN*, HIELAMAN*, METHANAL* 8
2 MUTYEIRVA VARIETY 15 – 7 VARIETY MURIATE 15
3 75 100 50 1 2 10 → 662 663
(10 + 2) × (50 − 1) + 75
22 – 7

RR: 662 = (75 + 1) × 10 − 100 + 2

25
TTT TENNISPET They buy extremely cheap camping equipment, then ask for forgiveness. PENITENTS
4 LRECAMWIT METRICAL 30 – 7 CREAM 33
5 NMROAUTRQ ROMAUNT 37 – 7 MOUNT 40
6 100 75 9 5 10 6 → 407 406
(75 − 9) × 6 + 10
44 – 14 406
5 × 100 − 75 − 10 − 9

Best: 407 = (75 × 9 × 6 + 100 ÷ 5) ÷ 10

50
7 FNPIOIGED poigned ☓ 44 – 20 PIGEON EPIGONI* 57
8 AEFSHOSBL FLASHES 51 – 20 FLESH ASSHOLE*, FABLESS* 64
9 25 50 75 10 2 9 → 505 505
50 × 10 + 2 + 75 ÷ 25
61 – 30 505
50 × 10 + 2 + 75 ÷ 25


74
TTT CHEERDEAN The crowd cheered Dean because they appreciated his commitment to the cause. ADHERENCE
10 ECUDLSATR ADULTERS 69 – 30 CLUSTER EDUCRATS*, TRADUCES 82
11 DSPIEISEO EPISODES 77 – 30 DESPISE SPIEDIES* 90
12 TUTNOEGID DUETTINO 85 – 30 denoting ☓ DUETTING* 98
13 PALEDIWAS PALISADE 93 – 30 wisped ☓ 106
14 1 10 8 2 4 6 → 357 357
(8 + 1) × 4 × 10 − 6 ÷ 2
103 – 30


116
15 CLINGYMOP COMPLYING
(25.75 seconds)
113 – 30 126
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