Episode 6775

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Episode 6775 was broadcast on 2 March 2018, as part of Series 78.

Zarte Siempre played Keith Howkins, with Zarte Siempre winning 111 – 64. The Dictionary Corner guest was Myleene Klass, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

The audience member who solved the conundrum was Callum Todd, the grand champion of Series 69.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Zarte Siempre Score Keith Howkins Others Max.
1 OUEGCTSAD OUTAGES 7 – 7 COASTED ACETOUS*, ACTUOSE*, CUSTODE*, DOGATES*, DOTAGES*, DOUCEST*, SCOUTED*, SCUTAGE* 7
2 PILSEBUME SUBLIME 14 – 14 SUBLIME IMPULSE, MEUBLES*, PILEUMS* 14
3 25 100 4 5 9 8 → 903 903
100 × 9 + 8 − 5
24 – 24 903
100 × 9 + 8 − 5


24
TTT GOODLINER He's not in charge of a seafaring craft, but he can still make waves. GONDOLIER
4 ROPTIDALO PAROTID 31 – 24 ADROIT PAROTOID*, TOROIDAL, TRIPODAL* 32
5 RITAJERDV TARRIED 38 – 31 TARDIER ARRIVED 39
6 100 7 5 4 3 1 → 443 443
(100 + 3 − 1) × 4 + 7 × 5
48 – 41 443
(100 + 7) × 4 + 5 × 3


49
7 UHSOPALES HAPLESS 55 – 48 HAPLESS ALPHOSES*, ESPOUSAL*, PHOLASES* 57
8 XIGAFOBEN BEGONIA 62 – 48 FOXING 64
9 75 50 9 6 7 7 → 671 671
(75 − 6) × 9 + 50
72 – 48 670


74
TTT TOESFIRST On a day like this, the cold can quickly get to your toes first. FROSTIEST
10 NIDMAEYTI DYNAMITE 80 – 48 MAIDEN MINIATED* 82
11 ROUKTERIU ROUTER 86 – 54 ROUTER ROUTIER 89
12 FATWERTOD ROTATED 93 – 54 frotted ☓ DOWFART* 96
13 GIAASLRER RAILAGES 101 – 54 regalias ☓ LAIRAGES*, SERIGALA* 104
14 25 8 3 9 2 8 → 132 132
(25 × 3 − 9) × 2
111 – 64 132
(9 − 3) × 25 − (8 + 8 + 2)


114
15 HAVENOCAT 111 – 64 ANCHOVETA 124
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