Episode 6779

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Episode 6779 was broadcast on 8 March 2018, as part of Series 78.

Zarte Siempre played Dave Burch, with Zarte Siempre winning 130 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Liz Bonnin, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Zarte Siempre Score Dave Burch Others Max.
1 EMRUANTIS ANTISERUM 18 – 18 RUMINATES MISAUNTER*, RUMANITES* 18
2 OTALIECUT TACTILE 25 – 18 luciate ☓ AUTOTELIC* 36
3 50 25 10 9 1 9 → 497 497
(50 + 9) × (9 − 1) + 25
35 – 18 498


46
TTT DEADWRONG They thought they'd got the penthouse suite, but they were dead wrong; they were given this. DOWNGRADE
4 RIONREASR SERRANO 42 – 18 REASON ARRIEROS* 54
5 LKEOIGSNZ LEGIONS 49 – 25 LEGIONS SONGLIKE 62
6 50 10 6 1 8 4 → 539 539
(50 + 4) × 10 − 1
59 – 25


72
7 MSCQEOIST COSIEST 66 – 25 COMETS COTISES*, MITOSES*, MOSSITE*, OECISTS*, OSMITES*, SITCOMS*, SOMITES 79
8 SUELTOFAH LOATHES 73 – 32 LOATHES OUTFLASH 87
9 75 50 4 5 3 10 → 326 326
50 × 5 + 75 + 4 − 3
83 – 32 326 ☓


97
TTT IRISHGLEN Glen was really looking forward to the prospect of tasting the salsa. RELISHING
10 DAINAYESO ANODISE 90 – 32 DEANS ADONISE*, NAIADES*, NAYSAID*, NOYADES*, YANDIES* 104
11 IAIMVGTWO AMIGO 95 – 32 GAIT IMAGO*, MAGOT, MIAOW*, OMIAI*, TOWAI*, VOMIT* 109
12 DATESURLI RESIDUAL 103 – 32 TRAILED ADULTERS*, DILUTERS*, LARDIEST*, REDTAILS*, STUDLIER 117
13 OERPTIPDN TRIPPED 110 – 39 PRINTED PTEROPID*, REDPOINT* 125
14 25 4 5 8 1 2 → 719 719
(25 × 4 − 5 × 2) × 8 − 1
120 – 39


135
15 CRUDEROSE RESOURCED
(4.5 seconds)
130 – 39 145
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