Episode 6845

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Episode 6845 was broadcast on 12 June 2018, as part of Series 78.

Darren Findlay played Steve Harris, with Darren Findlay winning 80 – 57. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nina Hossain, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Darren Findlay Score Steve Harris Others Max.
1 NDRDEOEYD NODDED 6 – 6 ERODED REDDENDO* 8
2 HLNLOEOTC CLONE 11 – 11 HOTEL CHOLENT*, COLONEL*, LOCHLET* 15
3 25 50 5 5 3 10 → 903 905
(10 + 5 + 3) × 50 + 5
18 – 11

RR: 903 = (25 − 5 − 10 ÷ 5) × 50 + 3

25
TTT GYMBOILER Did my old man used to wear these sort of trousers? GORBLIMEY
4 NTRSUOINT UNIONS 18 – 18 TOURIST INTRONS*, INTRUST*, NITRONS*, NITROUS*, NONSUIT*, NUTTINS*, ROTTINS*, TRITONS*, TURIONS*, UNITORS* 32
5 LWGOIEMZI MOLE 22 – 22 GLOW GWEILO, WILGIE* 38
6 100 5 2 3 4 9 → 480 481
5 × 100 − (2 × 3 + 4 + 9)
29 – 22

RR: 480 = (100 − 4) × 5

48
7 GTROAENSM AMONGST 36 – 22 GROATS GARMENTOS 66
8 SCSPAUAER SAUCERS 43 – 29 SAUCERS ACARUSES*, CAESURAS*, SCAUPERS* 74
9 75 50 4 9 6 6 → 300 300
6 × 50
53 – 39 300
75 × 4


84
TTT CITYSENSE "It's most definitely required", said the bear. NECESSITY
10 SQLROEOEW LOWERS 59 – 45 SLOWER LOOSER*, OWLERS*, RESLEW*, RESOLE*, ROLEOS*, ROWELS*, SOOLER*, SWOLER*, WOOERS* 90
11 STROAEDPN 8 59 – 52 PARDONS ADOPTERS*, ADPERSON*, NOTEPADS, OPERANDS*, OPERANTS*, PADRONES, PADSTONE*, PANDEROS*, PANDOERS*, PANDORES*, PARSONED*, PASTORED*, PORTENDS*, PRONATED, PRONATES*, PROTEADS*, PROTENDS*, READOPTS*, TONEPADS*, TROPANES* 98
12 VTGBIEADM MIDGET 65 – 52 MATED MEGABIT 105
13 XKSFOEIDF FOXED 70 – 57 FOXES OFFSIDE 112
14 75 2 9 10 9 6 → 580 70 – 57

RR: 580 = (75 − (9 + 2 + 6)) × 10

122
15 HIMNOGURU HUMOURING
(2 seconds)
80 – 57 132
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