Episode 7079

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Episode 7079 was broadcast on 21 May 2019, as part of Series 80.

Elliott Mellor played Sam Ashworth, with Elliott Mellor winning 118 – 16. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Elliott Mellor Score Sam Ashworth Others Max.
1 AOERDXSIT OXIDATES 8 – 0 staired ☓ ASTEROID, EXTRADOS* 8
2 RCUILABRS RAILBUS 15 – 0 BAILS RUBRICAL 16
3 50 4 4 6 1 10 → 931 932
((50 + 10) × 4 − 6 − 1) × 4
22 – 0

RR: 931 = (6 × 10 ÷ 4 + 4) × (50 − 1)

26
TTT LEANCRABS You refuse to accept the American coins for these creatures. BARNACLES
4 PSEAFWRET REPEATS 29 – 0 WATERS AFREETS*, FEASTER*, FRETSAW*, PREFETS*, SWEATER 33
5 OIANVMTOA ANIMATO 36 – 0 aviant ☓ OVATION 40
6 75 8 5 9 1 7 → 740 740
(75 + 8) × 9 − 7
46 – 10 740
(9 + 1) × 75 − (8 + 7 − 5)


50
7 UAISTBSEO BOATIES 53 – 10 SUBSET BUSIEST, SOSATIE*, SOUBISE* 57
8 YIEMSNAUP PIEMAN 59 – 10 MENUS PAYNIMS*, PNEUMAS 64
9 100 3 4 2 7 6 → 859 859
(100 − 4) × (6 + 3) − (7 − 2)
69 – 10 861


74
TTT PETSLOVER He pets his lover into the early hours and as a result, he's late for work. OVERSLEPT
10 LGESOIUCT UGLIEST 76 – 10 GLUES EULOGIST 82
11 OIAMNSDUO MONODIAS 84 – 10 DAMSON 90
12 SRNAEITDR STRAINED 92 – 10 restand ☓ DETRAINS*, DRAINERS*, RANDIEST, RESTRAIN, RETRAINS*, SERRANID*, STRAINER*, TERRAINS*, TRAINERS, TRANSIRE* 98
13 OAEGHNCPO CHANGE 98 – 16 CHANGE HENCOOP* 105
14 100 1 1 10 2 8 → 838 838
(100 + 1) × 8 + (2 + 1) × 10
108 – 16


115
15 SYRIAVINO VISIONARY
(2.5 seconds)
118 – 16 125
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