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Today’s New York Times crossword puzzle clues, solutions, and anagrams for Friday, May 17th, puzzle number 75.

If you are looking for a new word game challenge, Friday’s NYT crossword puzzle may be just what you need. Marc McLaren, the NYT Strands expert, brings you all the hints and solutions for today’s game. Remember, spoilers ahead, so proceed with caution if you want to solve the puzzle on your own.

NYT Strands today (game #75) – hint #1 – today’s theme

What is the theme of today’s NYT Strands?

Today’s NYT Strands theme is… Looking for a mate

NYT Strands today (game #75) – hint #2 – clue words

What are some good clue words today?

Play any of these words to unlock the in-game hints system.

PRIME

LIME

PREEN

GOING

CHOPS

BETTER

NYT Strands today (game #75) – hint #3 – spangram

What is a hint for today’s spangram?

Singular vision

NYT Strands today (game #75) – hint #4 – spangram position

What are two sides of the board that today’s spangram touches?

First: left, 4th row

Second: right, 3rd row

Do you want to know the answers to today’s puzzle? Check them out below, but only if you’re ready.

NYT Strands today (game #75) – the answers

(Image credit: New York Times)

The answers to today’s Strands, game #75, are…

  • CHOPSTICK
  • MITTEN
  • PLIER
  • BOOKEND
  • TONG
  • WING
  • EARPLUG
  • SPANGRAM: PAIRED

  • My rating: Moderate
  • My score: Perfect

How did your puzzle-solving go today? The theme clue ‘Looking for a mate’ added a cryptic twist to the game, making the challenge as engaging as ever. Share your experience with Marc McLaren and let him know how you fared.

Need a recap of yesterday’s puzzle? Here are the answers from Thursday, May 16th, game #74:

  • BITTER
  • SALTY
  • SWEET
  • SOUR
  • UMAMI
  • PIQUANT
  • SPICY
  • TART
  • SPANGRAM: FLAVORS

What is NYT Strands?

NYT Strands is the latest word game offering from The New York Times, following the popular Wordle and Connections. Whether you are a new player or a seasoned word game enthusiast, there are tips and guides available to help you tackle the challenge of NYT Strands. Give it a try and test your word skills today!

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