Is today's Wordle puzzle #902 stressing you out? Here's the answer

Wordle attracts millions of users daily, but guessing a five-letter word in just six attempts is not always simple

By Web Desk
December 08, 2023
A Wordle puzzle displayed on a phone. — Polygon

Every day, Wordle attracts millions of users with its brilliantly simple challenge, yet guessing a five-letter word in just six attempts is not always simple.

All you have to find the Wordle solution are the contextual clues you deduce from each guess, but often that's not enough. Since it is quite obvious how Wordle might be difficult, it's common to seek a little help.

Here's a selection of Wordle hints to help you figure out Wordle #902's solution for Friday, December 8. You will also find today's Wordle answer if you are unable to solve the puzzle from the hints.

Wordle hints

Number of vowels:

For today’s Wordle, the game developers have added 1 vowel.

Starting letter:

You must remember that today’s word begins with a consonant (letters that represent certain speech sounds, specifically sounds that involve blocking the air before it leaves the mouth, such as with the tongue, lips, or throat).

Double letters:

Wordle does not have double letters today.

Meaning of the word:

The word in today's Wordle is used to describe an object having an edge or point that can cut or pierce something.

Starting word for today's Wordle:

If you type in the starting word "parks", then four letters will turn yellow.

How to play Wordle?

If you are new to Wordle, don't worry because the rules of the game are simple. Gadinsider suggests it would be best if you guessed a five-letter word by typing any word of the same length.

The game identifies which letters in the word are correctly placed (green), which words are in the wrong place but still in the word (yellow), and which letters are not in the word at all (grey).

This feedback from the game will help you focus your guesses and locate the hidden word.

If the hints did not help you crack today's puzzle, here's the answer reveal to take you to the next level.

Wordle answer

Today's Wordle Answer for #902 on Friday, December 8 is: SHARP.