Episode 6831

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Episode 6831 was broadcast on 22 May 2018, as part of Series 78.

Steve Middle played Rosie Dale, with Steve Middle winning 82 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Linda Papadopoulos, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Middle Score Rosie Dale Others Max.
1 RTKGOEOBR BOOKER 6 – 6 BROKER BETOOK*, BOOGER*, GOOBER*, KORERO*, REBOOK*, REBOOT, RETOOK*, ROOTER*, TORERO* 6
2 LVEIOLTEW VIOLET 12 – 12 VIOLET LOWEITE* 13
3 75 7 3 3 9 2 → 942 942
(9 + 3) × 75 + 7 × 3 × 2
22 – 22 942
(9 + 3) × 75 + 2 × 3 × 7


23
TTT TRAINSETS His wife wants him to get rid of all his train sets from the house, but he's having none of it. RESISTANT
4 RTMDIUOAT MOAT 22 – 28 ADROIT AUDITOR*, MAROUDI*, MATROID*, MATTOID*, MORDITA*, MUTATOR 30
5 YTMPIEACP MATEY 27 – 33 EMPTY PYAEMIC* 37
6 75 2 7 1 7 9 → 445 445
(7 − 1) × 75 − (7 − 2)
37 – 33 448


47
7 RQNSIEIRE REINS 42 – 38 RESIN RESINER* 54
8 NSFNOEUHT FUNNEST 49 – 38 HOUSE NEUSTON*, SHOUNEN*, UNOFTEN* 61
9 25 8 7 6 10 1 → 458 458
(10 + 8) × 25 + 7 + 1
59 – 48 458
(10 + 8) × 25 + 7 + 1


71
TTT ASUGARSAP It's not a sugary sap; let me give you a tip. ASPARAGUS
10 PDEIEGJRV DRIVE 59 – 55 GRIEVED DEPRIVE, DIVERGE*, PREGIVE* 78
11 DSCLAOINA SALAD 59 – 61 ISLAND DIACONAL*, LOCANDAS* 86
12 TDRSEAOAP SPORTED 66 – 68 ROASTED ADAPTERS*, ADAPTORS*, ADESPOTA*, ADOPTERS*, PASTORED, PROTEADS*, READAPTS*, READOPTS* 94
13 ZSMSEOITH HOISTS 72 – 68 MOTHS MESTIZOS, MOHSITES* 102
14 50 7 5 10 8 10 → 816 72 – 73 808
(10 + 7) × 50 − 10 × 5 + 8

RR: 816 = (7 − 5) × 8 × (10 ÷ 10 + 50)

112
15 CESIUMGIN MISCUEING
(3.75 seconds)
82 – 73 122
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