Episode 6800

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Episode 6800 was broadcast on 6 April 2018, as part of Series 78.

Luke O'Neill played Dougie Mackay, with Dougie Mackay winning 109 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Colin Murray, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Luke O'Neill Score Dougie Mackay Others Max.
1 PRNXOIECM PRINCE 6 – 6 MINCER PROXEMIC* 8
2 NRDAEOPES SPREAD 6 – 13 PANDERS PARDONEES 26
3 25 2 3 9 1 8 → 978 975 6 – 20 976
(8 ÷ 2 × 9 + 3) × 25 + 1

RR: 978 = ((8 ÷ 2 + 9) × 25 + 1) × 3

36
TTT RAYSBUILT Ray's built a new life for himself in an area known for healthy living. SALUBRITY
4 LKTOIRALI TAILOR 12 – 26 TAILOR TROIKA 42
5 SJBCEOITR BORES 12 – 32 TRIBES BISECTOR 50
6 100 3 4 2 1 7 → 900 900
(2 + 7) × 100
22 – 42 900
(2 + 7) × 100


60
7 TSHSEOEDL TOSSED 28 – 48 SLOTHS ETHOSES*, HOSTELS*, ODELETS*, OSSELET*, SLOSHED, TOELESS* 67
8 STYUIERGN GUSTIER 35 – 55 RUSTING GUNTERS*, GURNEYS*, GUTSIER*, NUTSIER*, RESTING, RESUING*, RETYING*, REUSING*, RUGINES*, RUNGIES*, STINGER*, STRINGY*, SYRINGE, TRUEING*, UNITERS*, UNRESTY* 74
9 100 8 10 2 2 6 → 488 488
10 ÷ 2 × 100 − 6 × 2
45 – 65 488
(6 × 2 + 10 + 100) × 8 ÷ 2


84
TTT PASTURIZE The circus acrobat couldn't perform; he'd damaged this muscle. TRAPEZIUS
10 PFTAOEWTM TOTEM 50 – 70 TEMPT OPTATE*, TEAPOT* 90
11 LDRGOIATE TRAILED 57 – 77 GODETIA IDOLATER*, TAILORED 98
12 DLSUIEVMU MULES 57 – 83 MISLED DUELISM*, MUVULES* 105
13 ZSGOIUFVE FOGIES 63 – 89 FOGIES OGIVES*, VOGUES 111
14 100 1 3 9 8 6 → 420 420
((6 − 1) × 8 + 100) × 3
73 – 99 420
(100 − (9 + 1) × 3) × 6


121
15 DISCERNED 73 – 109 RESCINDED
(9.75 seconds)
131
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