Episode 6836

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Episode 6836 was broadcast on 30 May 2018, as part of Series 78.

Jan Pask played Greg Hollis, with Jan Pask winning 91 – 49. The Dictionary Corner guest was Barry McGuigan, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jan Pask Score Greg Hollis Others Max.
1 PCEAIYRTD PARTIED 7 – 0 DIRECT PREDACITY 18
2 EWORATCQS TOWERS 13 – 6 CRATES COASTER, ECORATS*, RECOATS*, ROWCAST*, TWOCERS* 25
3 25 50 10 4 1 8 → 177 177
4 × 50 − 25 + 10 − 8
23 – 6 176


35
TTT SHEETICES If I had to make a pun about walking carefully on sheet ice, it would be this. CHEESIEST
4 ERASEDHNO HANDERS 30 – 13 ENDORSE HOARSENED*, RHODANESE* 53
5 KDIAENXHO HONKED 36 – 13 DINE DIOXANE* 60
6 25 4 6 5 9 7 → 488 487
(6 + 4 + 9) × 25 + 7 + 5
43 – 13

RR: 488 = (25 × 5 − (9 − 6)) × 4

70
7 WNSAIOEBF BEANS 48 – 18 BEANS BOWFINS 77
8 ADERITRNE RETAINED 56 – 26 RETAINED RENARDITE*, RETAINDER*, RETRAINED 95
9 50 100 7 5 9 7 → 620 627 56 – 33 621
(100 − 50 ÷ 5) × 7 − 9

RR: 620 = (100 + 7 + 7) × 5 + 50

105
TTT MEETCAROL He'd arranged to meet Carol, but he was never going to be on time. LATECOMER
10 ABENOLGTA BANGLE 62 – 39 BELONG ABALONE, BOATAGE*, GLOBATE*, NOTABLE*, TANGELO* 112
11 RTMEAITDU MUTATED 69 – 39 DREAMT ADMITTER*, MUDIRATE 120
12 ESUNEPVTN PUNNETS 76 – 39 VENUES PENNETS*, PETUNES*, UNSPENT 127
13 SLTAEISRP PLASTERS 84 – 39 pretails ☓ PILASTERS 145
14 75 10 6 2 8 4 → 536 533
(6 ÷ 2 + 4) × 75 + 8
91 – 39 530

RR: 536 = (75 − 8) × 2 × 4

155
15 CEDEDLEFT 91 – 49 DEFLECTED
(7.5 seconds)
165
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