Episode 6801

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Episode 6801 was broadcast on 9 April 2018, as part of Series 78.

Dougie Mackay played Darren Newton, with Dougie Mackay winning 78 – 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Colin Murray, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dougie Mackay Score Darren Newton Others Max.
1 XTNIOESCL SECTION 7 – 0 CLONES EXCITONS*, LECTIONS*, LEXICONS 8
2 TSDIOENRA NOTARISED 25 – 18 ORDINATES DERATIONS, NADORITES* 26
3 50 8 5 4 2 3 → 937 942 25 – 25 940
(4 + 2) × 3 × 50 + 8 × 5

RR: 937 = ((50 − 2) × 4 − 3) × 5 − 8

36
TTT LILACBITS During the flight, he flew into an absolute rage. BALLISTIC
4 DSMEAHPUR HAMPERS 32 – 32 HAMPERS DAMPERS*, DUMPERS*, PEMUDAS*, PHRASED*, PURDAHS, REMUDAS*, SHARPED* 43
5 NKTAEUPVS uptakes ☓ 32 – 32 unsave ☓ PEANUTS, PUNKEST*, UNPASTE*, UNPAVES* 50
6 6 4 7 9 1 6 → 714 714
(7 + 1) × 9 × (6 + 4) − 6
42 – 32 706


60
7 MNHEOADNL MOANED 48 – 38 MOANED HOMELAND 68
8 SJRIAITDE ASTRIDE 55 – 45 DIARIST AIRIEST*, AIRSIDE*, DAIRIES, DIARIES*, DIARISE*, DIRTIES*, DISRATE*, DITSIER*, STAIDER*, TIRADES*, TRADIES* 75
9 25 2 1 6 3 1 → 562 552 ☓ 55 – 45

RR: 560 Best: 560 = ((25 + 1) × 3 + 2) × (6 + 1)

82
TTT ALERTBOTH The couple alerted both sets of parents before deciding to announce this. BETROTHAL
10 MZLUIOWRE molier ☓ 55 – 45 molier ☓ LOURIE*, LOWRIE*, MOILER, MOULIE*, MULIER*, MURLIE*, OUZERI* 88
11 NSPOEASRG SPONGERS 63 – 45 REASONS PARENGOS*, PERSONAS, PRONASES*, RESPONSA* 96
12 SGWEAIGTN SWEATING 71 – 53 SWEATING 104
13 TRDAIETAB RADIATE 78 – 53 bratted ☓ ATTIRED*, BATTIER, BIRETTA*, BRAAIED*, TABARET*, TRIBADE* 111
14 25 50 100 75 6 5 → 616 618 78 – 60 615
6 × 100 + 75 ÷ 5

RR: 616 = 75 × 50 ÷ 6 − (100 ÷ 25 + 5)

121
15 DOZIECALL 78 – 70 LOCALIZED
(2.5 seconds)
131
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