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5 Letter Words Ending with WN – Wordle Game Help

Wordle is the word, and here is some helpful hints and tips to get you that victory royale in the internet's beloved daily game.

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Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails once called absinthe the “perfect drug”, but Wordle might be coming for that title. Each day, the new five-letter word is refreshed and we collectively search for the euphoria of getting it right.

With only six guesses, it can be a nightmare to find yourself stuck on a Wordle puzzle. It can feel like meandering back-and-forth ever so slightly on a cliff, with you unable to take grasp of solid land. However, it doesn’t need to be that way.

There’s never any shame in needing help, and here are some friendly hints and tips towards your daily goal as you hope to best your friends and colleagues.

5 Letter Words Ending with WN

Depending on your dictionary, there are just 23 words that end in the “WN” combination.

  • adown
  • blown
  • brawn
  • brown
  • clown
  • crown
  • drawn
  • drown
  • flown
  • gnawn
  • grown
  • known
  • prawn
  • shewn
  • shown
  • spawn

It’s a particularly rare combination of letters, especially in 5 letter words. A good way of thinking of words is to remember it is almost always used for past-tense words, and sometimes for adjectives.

It’s always a good idea to expand your vocabulary as much as possible, as it’ll give you a huge leg-up in games like Wordle, Scrabble, and just for your daily lexicon.

Jamie Dunkin
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