Episode 6997

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Episode 6997 was broadcast on 25 January 2019, as part of Series 80.

Brendan Whitehurst played Charlotte Aldworth, with Brendan Whitehurst winning 112 – 62. The Dictionary Corner guest was Suzannah Lipscomb, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Brendan Whitehurst Score Charlotte Aldworth Others Max.
1 DIRAKEPAN PRANKED 7 – 7 PRANKED ADINKRA*, ARANEID*, PARDINE*, PARKADE*, PRINKED 7
2 SRPVOUANI VAPOURS 14 – 7 UNRIPS PAVIOURS 15
3 25 100 5 7 3 2 → 331 331
(100 + 7) × 3 + 5 × 2
24 – 7 332


25
TTT BLOKECASH In days of old, this bloke would earn cash with a polished performance. SHOEBLACK
4 JNTPEAIST PANTIES 31 – 14 PATENTS PATIENTS 33
5 RETOQIGAN TEARING 38 – 21 TEARING ORANGITE 41
6 75 100 3 2 2 4 → 876 876
4 × 2 × 100 + 75 + 3 − 2
48 – 31 876
4 × 2 × 100 + 75 + 3 − 2


51
7 LUSELOVUT SOLUTE 54 – 31 tulles ☓ LUTEOUS*, OUTSELL, SELLOUT*, VOLUTES 58
8 NSMYEIAGR SMEARING 62 – 39 SMEARING MASERING*, SEMINARY*, SYNERGIA* 66
9 75 1 2 9 4 10 → 953 954
(10 × 2 + 75) × (9 + 1) + 4
69 – 46 954
(10 × 2 + 75) × (9 + 1) + 4

RR: 953 = (9 + 4) × 75 − (10 + 1) × 2

76
TTT OYDARLING "Oy, darling!", she shouted to her husband with great affection. ADORINGLY
10 NMDTUIORA DURATION 77 – 46 MOUNT 84
11 XUWESULOR ROUSE 77 – 52 SLOWER LOUSER*, LOWERS, OWLERS*, ROWELS*, SOULER*, SWOLER* 90
12 MDSTEOERL MOLESTED 85 – 52 RESTED MOLESTER*, MOLTERED*, REMODELS, REMOLEST* 98
13 CIFOTESAG CAGIEST 92 – 52 FEATS AGOSTIC*, SOCIATE* 105
14 50 100 6 4 1 8 → 589 589
100 × 6 − 8 − 4 + 1
102 – 62 589
100 × 6 − 8 − 4 + 1


115
15 GIGLLINAP PILLAGING
(10.75 seconds)
112 – 62 125
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