Episode 6880

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Episode 6880 was broadcast on 2 August 2018, as part of Series 79.

Bob Lunt played Emily Woodford, with Bob Lunt winning 97 – 76. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Bob Lunt Score Emily Woodford Others Max.
1 GRSEUOCNP SCROUNGE 8 – 8 POUNCERS 8
2 JPEARTOIL PROLATE 15 – 15 POLITER EPILATOR, PELOTARI*, PETIOLAR* 16
3 100 9 7 7 4 5 → 582 583 ☓ 15 – 20 591
5 × 100 + 9 × 7 + 7 × 4

RR: 582 = ((7 − 4) × 100 − 9) × (7 − 5)

26
TTT SIGHBRIBE What a load of absolute, utter nonsense. GIBBERISH
4 BHAORILEG BOILER 21 – 20 GLARE ALBERGO*, ARGILEH*, OBLIGER*, OILBERG* 33
5 SDSUOEMZS MOUSES 27 – 26 MOSSES MOUSSED, MOUSSES* 40
6 25 50 7 9 8 2 → 472 472
50 × 9 + 25 − (8 − 7 + 2)
37 – 36 472
50 × 9 + 25 − (8 − 7 + 2)


50
7 GTMAUOLMV GAMUT 42 – 41 VAULT MOUGAT* 56
8 LPEIRNUTO OUTLINER 50 – 41 POUTIER ERUPTION*, NEUROPIL, PRUNETOL*, UNPOLITE* 64
9 50 7 1 10 9 6 → 942 942
(10 + 9) × 50 − 7 − 1
60 – 51 942
(10 + 9) × 50 − 7 − 1


74
TTT BREATHEIN The creatures breathe in at a much slower rate when they do this. HIBERNATE
10 RWEIANSDU ASUNDER 67 – 58 SANDIER DENARIUS*, UNRAISED 82
11 SGNOEIBCK BECKONS 74 – 65 SOCKING BIOGENS*, COGNISE 89
12 NDEAORSFA REASON 80 – 71 SNARED FEDORAS, SNARFED* 96
13 TXTIEUNPR NUTTIER 87 – 71 PRINT INPUTTER* 104
14 25 50 2 10 3 5 → 589 592 ☓ 87 – 76 582
(50 + 3 + 5) × 10 + 2

RR: 589 = (25 × 10 + 50 − 3) × 2 − 5

114
15 ZIPORDEAL POLARIZED
(1.5 seconds)
97 – 76 124
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