NYT Strands Today – Hints, Answers and Spangram for Wednesday May 22 (Game #80)

It’s the middle of the week and Strands continues to confuse and delight in almost equal measure. Today is one of the good days, I think: not too hard, not too easy, very fun. If you need any tips for that, you’ll find them below, along with the answers if you want to jump right there.

SPOILER WARNING: Information about today’s NYT Strands is below, so don’t read on if you don’t want to know the answers.

Your Strands expert

Your Strands expert

Marc McLaren

NYT Strands today (game #80) – hint #1 – today’s theme

What is the theme of today’s NYT Strands?

Today’s NYT Strands theme is… Self-grown

NYT Strands Today (Game #80) – Hint #2 – Clue Words

What are good keywords these days?

Play any of these words to unlock the in-game hint system.







NYT Strands today (game #80) – hint #3 – spangram

What’s a hint for today’s spangram?

Think of me as someone who lives there

NYT Strands Today (Game #80) – Hint #4 – Spangram Position

What are the two sides of the board that today’s spangram comes into contact with?

First: left, 7th row

Last: right, 3rd row