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NYT Connections Hint: June 1st

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As a new day begins, the world of NYT Connections welcomes you with a fresh set of brain teasers. Today, on June 1st, a new puzzle awaits, featuring four categories waiting to be explored. Whether you’re an experienced Connections enthusiast or just starting out, a gentle push in the right direction can make all the difference.

Here’s a detailed breakdown of the available hints, categories and answers to equip you for this intellectual quest.

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

Today’s words

For those unfamiliar, Connections is a word association game where you’re given four categories with seemingly unrelated words. The challenge lies in finding the connections between those words. There are sixteen words for the Connection puzzles and they are:

  • LOCK
  • WAVE
  • PANE
  • FLY
  • CURL
  • NOW
  • ROW
  • STAT
  • TIDE

Also read: NYT Connections Hint: May 31

Connections hint for today (June 1st, 2024)

To help you get started on the June 1st puzzle, here are some cryptic hints:

  • Yellow group: Think about words that convey a sense of urgency. Imagine someone telling you to act quickly. What might they say?
  • Green group: These words are all found in the vast ocean. Think about the movement of water or natural phenomena at sea.
  • Blue group: Think about movements you can do with dumbbells. Words related to specific muscle groups or actions could be the key.
  • Purple group: These words sound the same as the names of famous philosophers, but have a different meaning and spelling.


Connections categories for today (June 1st, 2024)

If you need more help in solving the Connections for today, here’s a breakdown of the categories for June 1st’s puzzle:

  • Yellow category: “DON’T DELAY!”
  • Green category: OCEAN PHENOMENA
  • Blue category: DUMBELL EXERCISE


NYT Connections answers for June 1st

For those who prefer a full reveal, the solutions for June 1st’s puzzle are discussed below:

  • Yellow group: HURRY, NOW, PRONTO, STAT
  • Green group: CURRENT, DRIFT, TIDE, WAVE
  • Blue group: CURL, FLY, PRESS, ROW
  • Purple group: LOCK, MARKS, PANE, RUSTLE

With these hints and the revealed answers, you’re well-equipped to conquer the June 1st NYT Connections puzzle. Remember, the beauty of this game lies in the challenge and the satisfaction of figuring things out on your own. So, have fun and good luck.

Also read: NYT Connections Hint: May 30

Akash Singh

Akash Singh

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