Episode 6891

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Episode 6891 was broadcast on 17 August 2018, as part of Series 79.

Adam Rolston played Peter Dooley, with Adam Rolston winning 73 – 43. The Dictionary Corner guest was Julia Bradbury, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Adam Rolston Score Peter Dooley Others Max.
1 LVSAOEMLV SLALOM 6 – 6 VALVES AMOLES*, LOAVES*, MALEOS*, MOLLES*, VOLVAS* 6
2 TRAEGPIAN PAINTER 13 – 13 PAINTER AERATING*, PAGINATE, TAPERING 14
3 75 9 8 2 10 7 → 404 394 ☓ 13 – 13

RR: 404 = (10 + 9 + 7 + 75) × 8 ÷ 2

24
TTT HOTDOGGIN I'm done for the evening; I'll see you in the morning. GOODNIGHT
4 TSOEMLAUT MOTTLES 20 – 13 MOLEST MULATTOES* 42
5 DSMAEUDBE BEMUSED 27 – 13 AMUSED DEBASED*, EMBUSED*, MEDUSAE* 49
6 50 100 6 10 1 2 → 901 901
100 × 10 − 50 × 2 + 1
37 – 13 902


59
7 TRWEOPIYF powter ☓ 37 – 18 POWER FIREPOT*, PETRIFY*, TORPEFY 66
8 DSEORLEAK LARKED 43 – 24 LEAKED LORDSAKE* 74
9 100 50 9 6 1 1 → 615 611 43 – 31 618
6 × 100 + (1 + 1) × 9

RR: 615 = (100 + 1) × 6 + 9

84
TTT BURMALIST Burma is on my list of places to avoid; there's too much of this. BRUTALISM
10 BRUICSEIR BRUISER 50 – 38 CRUISER RUBRICISE 102
11 MFTEAONUT AMOUNT 56 – 38 TAUNT NUTMEAT*, TOMENTA 109
12 RNOISRAOZ raison ☓ 56 – 38 raison ☓ ARROSION*, ORARIONS* 117
13 AGEHPNIUR graphine ☓ 56 – 43 RIPEN HARPING, HEAPING*, HEARING, HEPARIN*, NURAGHE*, NURAGHI*, REAPING* 124
14 100 75 1 7 1 5 → 640 635
100 × 7 − (75 − (1 + 1) × 5)
63 – 43 675

RR: 640 = (75 + 5) × (7 + 1)

134
15 DLEROTTTH THROTTLED
(7.75 seconds)
73 – 43 144
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