Wordle seems to be everywhere these days. Fans of this word puzzle have used a custom real-life Wordle puzzles to give clues to presents, to propose, and even to decorate cakes. But in spite of the fact that is seems to be everywhere these days, not everyone knows how to play yet. So here are the basic rules to Wordle.
In order to play, head to the New York Times games website. The game has been hosted there since the New York Times bought Wordle back in February 2022. While there are tons of copycats and clones all over the internet, the hints in this article are for the answer to the NYTs version only.
Since this game is browser-based, players can access it from just about any device, from a smartphone to their computer. That being said, players should play on the same device every day so they can retain their Wordle winning streaks and other stats. Once they get to the site, players have to choose a starting word. It needs to be five letters and needs to be a real English word. Once a word is typed into the site, the letters will change colors.
Wordle players then have five more guesses to get to the right word. The puzzle resets at midnight local time.
Today's word is one of the many five-letter words that are spelled almost identically, with just the change of the first letter. Players may need a hint or two in order to get through today's Wordle on the New York Times Games website.
Players who are stuck on this puzzle might just need the whole solution to it. So here is the word of the day for Wordle 282.
The answer to Wordle puzzle 282 is FOUND.
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