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Nice V!
Wordle 416 4/6

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Hurdle 220
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Congrats on making #wafflesilverteam, Rose! :D

Wordle 416 4/6*

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Hurdle 220
https://hurdle.games

4/6*
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4/6*
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4/6*
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4/6*
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Final 1/2*
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#waffle200 4/5

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😰😰

#deluxewaffle11 2/5

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No sad faces Eldy! You got it with 2 to spare (and those are tough!)
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Thanks, Rose! Deluxe Waffle is good for my brain, but bad for my heart rate. :P
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Post by RoseMorninStar »

Eldy, I usually have little problem working out the words, but often struggle with how to place them in the fewest number of moves.

#waffle201 4/5

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#deluxewaffle11 5/5

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Wordle 417 5/6

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There's a Wordle analyzer in the NYT which is pretty interesting to go through if one is interested in analyzing and improving their game. WordleBot.

Wordle 417 3/6

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Hurdle 221
https://hurdle.games

3/6
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5/6
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Wordle 417 3/6*

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#waffle201 3/5

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#waffle202 5/5

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#waffle202 5/5

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Welcome to the Silver team Eldy!
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Thanks, Rose! :D

Wordle 418 3/6*

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Hurdle 222
https://hurdle.games

3/6*
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⬜🟨🟩🟨🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
4/6*
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5/6*
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6/6*
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Final 2/2*
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Wordle 418 5/6

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⬜🟩🟩🟩⬜
⬜🟩🟩🟩⬜
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Wordle 418 4/6

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🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

#waffle202 4/5

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Nice waffle Frelga!

Wordle 418 2/6

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Hurdle 222
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3/6
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⬜🟩🟩⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
4/6
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🟩🟩🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
Final 1/2
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Wordle allows words like MEANY. :roll:
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RoseMorninStar wrote: Thu Aug 11, 2022 9:00 pm
Wordle 418 2/6

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:thumbsup:
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V: If I recall, I think I had a 1/4 or 1/5 chance with the options I could think of so getting that in 2 was a lucky guess.

#waffle203 5/5

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Nice one, Rose, lucky or not!

#waffle203 4/5

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