Today’s Wordle hint and answer on Thursday 22nd February for 978

Thursday has arrived again as always and with it comes Wordle’s response for today, February 22.

For the uninitiated, the goal of Wordle is to solve a daily five-letter word with six puzzles. The less guessing the better, and if you can’t guess anything, you’ll break your streak.

The latter is why finding today’s Wordle answer is a priority, as players pride themselves on maintaining their streak. So why go for a risky final guess when you can learn a few clues and otherwise get the definitive answer? This page can help with that.

Once you have the word today, learn more about Wordle and how the New York Times became interested in games in this interview with Jonathan Knight, NYTimes games director. In keeping with the theme of words, we also discuss why the NYTimes Mini Crossword Puzzle is a reliable delight.

Clues for today’s Wordle answer

Instead of jumping straight to the answer, you may just need a few tips to get you over the line:

  • There are no repeated letters.
  • This word has two vowels.
  • The fourth letter is ‘V’.
  • You can use this word to describe an object that is difficult to transport.

I’m not sure yet? Read on to find out the answer.

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Wordle’s response for word 978 on February 22, 2024

Even with the clues above, are you still unsure and want to keep that streak going?

Wordle’s response today is HEAVY.

When I tried to guess ‘Rise’, ‘Place’ and ‘Death’ (not going to lie, I was really hoping this was the answer), I knew that the only word that could be today’s Wordle was ‘Heavy’. It made more sense with the cards I had left and, happily, I was proven right.

Sharing a Wordle answer
Don’t forget to share your answer on Wordle once you’re done. | Image credit: MichaelJBerlin – stock.adobe.com

Now you have the answer, don’t tell others! Remember, you can share your spoiler-free results in grid form.

Of course, no one has to know that you came to this page to solve it. Maybe make two or three false guesses first to throw them off, perhaps?

The current etymology of Wordle

The definition of “heavy” has remained the same in its various forms throughout history, from the Old English “hefig” to the Old Norse “Hofugr.” What I do find interesting, however, is that the first use of the term “heavy metal” appeared around 1744, when it was used to describe a ship’s weapons. In 1839 it would become a term used in chemistry before the name used for a musical genre emerged around 1972.

Previous Wordle Answers from Last Week

And now our ‘Previously on Wordle’ segment! (I know ‘in’ works better, but let me have this…) The following words have appeared in Wordle this week so far:

  • Wednesday, February 21 (977) – BUILD
  • Tuesday February 20 (976) – MATCH
  • Monday February 19 (975) – PRICE

If you want to know all the words that have appeared in Wordle in the past, check out our archive of previous Wordle answers.

What to play after Wordle

Once you’ve completed your daily Wordle, the question is: what will you play next?

Of course, you can try other word games offered by the New York Times, such as Spelling Bee, Mini Crossword, and Letter Boxed. You can also try Connections, daily Sudokus, and Tiles, a fairly additive pattern matching game.

NYT games

There are also a variety of games that have put a twist on Wordle’s formula. Squaredle challenges you to find a series of words by connecting letters on a four-by-four grid. Meanwhile, Dordle, Quorodly, Octordly, and Sedecordle keep the standard Wordle, while increasing the number of words you have to find. The challenge lies in how your guesses count for all the words, so you must decide whether you will focus on a specific word or try to solve several words at the same time. Fortunately, the number of guesses you receive increases along with the number of words you are expected to solve.

However, if you want a break from spelling, try GeoGuessr. Here you will be given an image of some place, anywhere in the world and you will have to place a marker where you think that location is. There’s even an old-school RuneScape version.

I hope you enjoyed playing Wordle today!

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