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NYT Connections Hint: July 7

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The New York Times Connections game is a daily challenge that tests your ability to find and connect related words. Each day presents a fresh puzzle, requiring you to discern the links between a set of seemingly unrelated terms.

If you’re looking for a nudge in the right direction, this article will provide you with the category hints to get you started.

Also read: How to play NYT Connections? Tips and Tricks


Today’s words

In NYT Connections, you’re given a grid of 16 words. Your task is to group these words into four sets of four related words. The challenge lies in identifying the relationships, which can be based on various factors such as categories, synonyms, themes, or other associations. Today’s 16 words are:

  • COPPER
  • HONEY
  • COVER
  • MELT
  • SUB
  • SHRINK
  • HERO
  • CONDENSE
  • FREEZE
  • HACK
  • BACKUP
  • SOMEDAY
  • ALTERNATE
  • FANTASY
  • VAPORIZE
  • SUIT

Also read: NYT Connections Hint: July 6


Connections hint for today (July 7th, 2024)

To maintain the challenge while giving you a helpful push, here are some hints to guide your thought process:

  • Yellow group: This category deals with science and the way things change. Think about chemistry and the different states matter can exist in.
  • Green group: This category focuses on people who step up when needed. Think about substitutes or replacements.
  • Blue group: This category is all about informal names for different jobs or professions.
  • Purple group: This category features chart-topping hits from a beloved singer with a dedicated fanbase.

SPOILER ALERT!

Connections categories for today (July 7th, 2024)

The NYT Connections puzzle provides hints for each category, categorised by difficulty (yellow being easiest, purple hardest). Here are the revealed categories for today’s puzzle:

  • Yellow category: CHANGE STATES OF MATTER
  • Green category: REPLACEMENT
  • Blue category: SLANGY NAMES FOR PROFESSIONS
  • Purple category: MARIAH CAREY NUMBER ONE HITS

SPOILER ALERT!

NYT Connections answers for July 7th

If you’re struggling after using the category clues, don’t fret. Here are the answers for each category:

  • Yellow group: CONDENSE, FREEZE, MELT, VAPORIZE
  • Green group: ALTERNATE, BACKUP, COVER, SUB
  • Blue group: COPPER, HACK, SHRINK, SUIT
  • Purple group: FANTASY, HERO, HONEY, SOMEDAY

By keeping these hints in mind, you should be able to solve the NYT Connections puzzle for July 7. Remember, the joy of the puzzle lies in the challenge, so don’t worry if it takes a bit of time to see the connections.

Also read: NYT Connections Hint: July 4

Akash Singh

Akash Singh

Akash is a law graduate who likes to go for bike rides on the weekends soul-searching for answers to his many existential questions. You can contact him here: singhakash95@pm.me

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