Episode 6953

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Episode 6953 was broadcast on 15 November 2018, as part of Series 79.

Alan Duval played Lewis Jones, with Alan Duval winning 89 – 62. The Dictionary Corner guest was Adrian Chiles, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Alan Duval Score Lewis Jones Others Max.
1 MIFOSXEIR MISFIRE 7 – 0 MIXER 7
2 NDLEUABDO unbladed ☓ 7 – 7 BOUNDED ABOUNDED*, DUODENAL*, UNDOABLE, UNLOADED 15
3 75 100 50 8 1 8 → 720 718
100 × 8 − 75 + 1 − 8
14 – 7

RR: 720 = (100 ÷ 50 × 8 − 1 + 75) × 8

25
TTT TENIGLOOS If new words are for you, then you've surely got to get this. NEOLOGIST
4 GSTOEUPSS SPOUSES 21 – 7 UPSETS GUSSETS, OUTSEGS*, POSSETS 32
5 FIZEARUSC CRAZIES 28 – 14 SAUCIER FIACRES, SCARFIE*, SURFACE 39
6 25 100 2 1 10 3 → 434 433 ☓ 28 – 14

RR: 433 = (100 − 25 − 1) × 2 × 3 − 10

49
7 NEDINAPAB PANNED 34 – 20 PAINED BADIANE*, PANDANI* 56
8 WRMEOETRL REMOTER 41 – 20 METEOR EELWORM*, LOWERER*, MOWLTER*, REWROTE* 63
9 100 50 25 10 3 6 → 291 290
3 × 100 − 10
48 – 27 292
3 × 100 − (50 ÷ 25 + 6)

RR: 291 = 25 × 10 + 50 − 3 − 6

73
TTT TUBAMELON You can put the TV on the wall and get yourself on the horse. MOUNTABLE
10 RVMAEIRGW GAMIER 54 – 27 WAVER ARMIGER 80
11 TELOCESPE CLOSET 54 – 45 TELESCOPE 98
12 NKQOUEDOA UNOAKED 61 – 52 UNOAKED QUANKED 105
13 TTILEYNOR ROTTENLY 69 – 52 LOTTERY ORIENTLY*, TOILETRY 113
14 50 4 3 10 8 6 → 398 398
8 × 50 − 6 ÷ 3
79 – 62 398
8 × 50 − (6 − 4)


123
15 MADANVILS VANDALISM
(2.75 seconds)
89 – 62 133
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