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Episode 6676

From Countdown

Episode 6676 was broadcast on 28 September 2017, as part of Series 77.

Eoin Jackson played Simon Pryor, with Eoin Jackson winning 74 – 59. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Eoin Jackson Score Simon Pryor Others Max.
1 NIKAGOTES AGONISE 7 – 7 TAKINGS GOATSKIN 8
2 NLWEORPIO LOOPIER 14 – 7 prowline ☓ LOONIER*, PLERION*, PROLINE 15
3 100 25 10 2 10 6 → 634 635
6 × 100 + 25 + 10
21 – 14 635
6 × 100 + 25 + 10

RR: 634 = (25 + 2) × (10 + 10) + 100 − 6

25
TTT POTWASHES She pot washes all day long in this dirty, horrible workplace. SWEATSHOP
4 RLUICVMUA CURIUM 27 – 14 uncurl ☓ ALUMIC*, CUMULI*, MAULVI*, URACIL*, URAMIL*, UVULAR*, VACUUM 31
5 SETOYESOF FOOTS 32 – 19 SOFTY FEYEST*, OTOSES*, SETOSE* 37
6 100 4 1 6 10 7 → 736 736 ☓ 32 – 26 739
7 × 100 + 4 × 10 − 1

RR: 736 = (100 + 6) × 7 − 10 + 4

47
7 DENATEMAL MANDATE 39 – 33 MANDATE EMANATED, LAMENTED*, TEAMLAND* 55
8 RPIOEQPRU POURER 39 – 40 QUIPPER 62
9 4 7 9 7 4 10 → 449 450
(7 ÷ 7 + 4) × 10 × 9
46 – 47 450
(7 × 7 − 4) × 10

RR: 449 = (9 × 4 + 4) × 10 + 7 × 7

72
TTT BOBRENTSA Bob rents a pineapple under the sea; he is a sponge after all. ABSORBENT
10 SLMEISRUS MISRULES 54 – 47 SMILERS MISUSERS*, SURMISES 80
11 LESAPIGAT patties ☓ 54 – 53 PALEST AGALITES*, STAPELIA* 88
12 XLFEITDAE FAILED 60 – 59 DEFILE ADELITE*, DEFLATE*, EXALTED*, FIXATED*, TELEFAX 95
13 SIRACESOH CHASERS 67 – 59 CHAIRS CASHIERS, COARSISH*, ORCHISES* 103
14 4 2 3 6 7 5 → 884 882
(5 + 2) × 3 × 6 × 7
74 – 59 887

RR: 884 = ((6 × 5 + 2) × 7 − 3) × 4

113
15 CITYSENSE 74 – 59 NECESSITY 123