Wordl has become a smash hit around the world since Josh Wardle, a New York-based software developer, first unveiled it to the public last year.
The game’s popularity has exploded, becoming an online sensation that shows little sign of waning in popularity anytime soon.
part of WordlThe appeal of lies in its simplicity. Each day, the player must guess a new five-letter word in six or fewer guesses. After each try, the letters light up, showing how accurate the predictions were.
When a letter turns green, it is both in the word and in the correct position. Yellow means it’s in the word but placed in the wrong place, while gray means it’s not there at all.
Speak with news week In January, Wardle, who is originally from the UK, revealed he had first developed the game for his partner during the coronavirus lockdown.
He said: “When I designed the game I wanted it to be fun for me and my partner, so I made sure all the entries were random. In other words, I don’t actually know what the word tomorrow is going to be, which means I can participate like everyone else.”
That same month, Wardle sold the game to The New York Times for an undisclosed seven-figure sum. It remains freely playable.
Since launch Wordl has helped inspire a number of other online puzzles, including geography themes worldly and math based Nerd.
The answer to today’s riddle will be revealed at the end of this article, so scroll down carefully if you want to find out for yourself. To help you solve today’s problems Wordl, news week shared some hints and tips on the latest puzzle.
‘Wordle’ #490 Tips and Hints for Saturday October 22nd
Wordl Players can use these five clues to solve riddle #490.
Tip #1: The word contains two vowels.
Tip #2: There are no repeating letters.
Tip #3: Synonyms for today’s answer are “chatter” and “jabber.”
Tip #4: The Cambridge University Dictionary defines the word as ‘a speech, especially one that is long and spoken quickly, and is intended to persuade the person listening’.
Tip #5: The first letter does not belong to the first ten in the alphabet.
‘Wordle’ #490 answer for Saturday, October 22
The answer to today’s wordle is “game”.
Well that was a blast! Two vowels that were certainly helpful, but offset by the fact that the word was relatively uncommon.
The next Wordl Puzzle will be available at 7pm ET when the daily update comes out.
https://www.newsweek.com/wordle-490-today-clues-hints-answer-saturday-october-22-puzzle-1754038 Wordle #490 Clues, clues and answers for Saturday October 22nd Puzzle