Episode 6839

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Episode 6839 was broadcast on 4 June 2018, as part of Series 78.

Jan Pask played Joy Main, with Jan Pask winning 66 – 58. The Dictionary Corner guest was Pam Ayres, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jan Pask Score Joy Main Others Max.
1 GMTEOIRLO LOOTER 0 – 8 GLOOMIER OLIGOMER* 8
2 RSFEATIXR FIXATES 7 – 8 FASTER ARTIFEX*, ARTSIER*, FAIREST*, FARTERS*, FRATERS*, RAFTERS, STRAFER*, TARRIES, TARSIER* 15
3 50 75 6 1 4 1 → 941 946
(1 + 1) × 6 × 75 + 50 − 4
14 – 8 950

RR: 941 = (50 × 75 + 6) ÷ 4 + 1 + 1

25
TTT YESFILLET Yes, fillet steak, champagne and top holidays — she had a luxurious one of these. LIFESTYLE
4 LTGAUISDU GUILDS 20 – 8 stags ☓ DUALIST, GLADIUS* 32
5 PNWEIENQB penine ☓ 20 – 8 NEWBIE*, PINENE* 38
6 75 1 9 10 5 4 → 925 20 – 13 915
(9 + 4 − 1) × 75 + 10 + 5

RR: 925 = (9 + 4) × 75 − 5 × 10

48
7 VPNOAEDSJ NOSED 25 – 18 PAVES DAPSONE 55
8 PRHNAOAME HAMPER 31 – 24 MOANER AMPHORAE* 63
9 75 50 5 2 4 4 → 592 593
(4 + 4) × 75 − (5 + 2)
38 – 31 591
4 × 2 × 75 − 5 − 4

RR: 592 = (75 × 4 − 4) × 2

73
TTT SOMEGREAT Some great deals were to be had in the sale at this huge place. MEGASTORE
10 OILVRECDS VOICED 44 – 37 SILVER DISCOVER, DIVORCES*, OVERSLID*, SCLEROID 81
11 RNWEOUSME RENEWS 50 – 43 MOURNS MOUNSEER* 89
12 AELKTGARM TALKER 56 – 43 MAKER ALMAGRE*, GAMETAL*, MARGATE 96
13 ZSHSOAENA ashens ☓ 56 – 48 NOSES OZAENAS* 103
14 75 4 8 7 10 1 → 897 897
(8 + 4) × 75 − (10 − 7)
66 – 58 897
(8 + 4) × 75 − (10 − 7)


113
15 RIDDLENAG 66 – 58 derailing ☓
(3.75 seconds)
LADDERING 123
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