Wordle: Everyone is Suddenly Playing It

I accidentally ruined yesterday by seeing the word early!

For today, I was really worried after the second guess, but my 3rd one brought me there.

Wordle 210 4/6*

⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
🟨⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Wordle 210 4/6

🟨⬜⬜🟨⬜
🟨🟩⬜🟩🟨
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

ATONE
CABIN
MANIC
PANIC

Wordle 210 3/6

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⬜🟩🟨⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

DARES - LAITY

Wordle 210 4/6

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⬜🟩🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Yeah, that’s what I thought first time I played it.

I used a letter frequency chart for English to come up with a starting word or words. I wanted E and A (two most common letters and vowels) and then most common consonants, which are (in order) R, T, N, S. I settled on using variations of TEARS / ASTER / STARE. Seems to be working so far, at least I have not been stumped.

I think you’re probably more likely to find vowels in positions 2 and 4, so it might be a good idea to have them there in the hope of quick greens. So maybe TASER or RESAT.

Yes, that makes sense!

Though possibly even better to put the S at the end, now that I think about it. So RATES.

Wordle 210 3/6*

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🟩🟩🟩⬜⬜
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I like using different starting words and really got lucky on this one, but not so lucky on guess two.

PANTS
PANDA
PANIC

Wordle 210 3/6*

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RATIO
VALID
PANIC

I feel like there was a real opportunity to get my first 2 here, but luck was not on my side.

Wordle 210 3/6

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🟩⬜🟨🟩⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

STONE
PLAID
PANIC

Here’s a case where my two starting words STONE and PLAID really paid off.

Oof, rough day for me today.

Wordle 210 5/6*

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⬜⬜🟨⬜🟨
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⬜🟩🟩🟨⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

STARE
MOCHA
CAULK
FANCY
PANIC

Another good day.

Wordle 210 3/6*

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IRATE
PAILS
PANIC

I don’t know how to make that thing without the letters but I rule the school today

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Thanks but look what I did and how I did it, I’m the champ wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

It’s actually a pretty good choice of first word, in terms of letter commonality.

Wordle 210 5/6

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🟨🟩🟨⬜⬜
🟨🟩⬜🟩🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Happy to get it in five since my first guess was a complete whiff.