New York Times Strands Hints and Answers for April 9, 2024

Strands has a whole new puzzle today for word puzzle fans to attempt, and you might want a little help with this challenge.

Strands has a whole new grid of seemingly random letters in today’s puzzle, and you might be looking for a little bit of help with it. It’s not an easy puzzle, especially if you aren’t particularly familiar with the category or some of the words. If you are looking for help that isn’t help with the rules of how to play Strands, you can find all sorts of helpful tips in the article below. You’ll find individual word spoilers, general hints, and even an explanation of the answer if you would like to see it.

The NYT Games Strands Puzzle #37 for April 9, 2024


The puzzle today has the clue Can I Have My Quarter Back? It also contains seven things to find: one Spangram and six hidden words.


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New York Times Games Strands Clues

If you are looking for a little hint that won’t spoil anything, you can find three general hints hidden in the expandable sections below. Each one has a new clue for this puzzle game that can make you smarter.

General Hint 1

General Hint 2

General Hint 3

Spoilers for Two of the Words in Today’s Strands

If a single word spoiler might be more helpful to you, you can find two individual words in each of the sections below. Press the Read More button to see just one word hidden in this free browser puzzle game.

Spoiler 1

Spoiler 2

The Answer to Today’s New York Times Games Strands

If you are looking for the full spoiler for today’s Strands, check out the section below. It contains the Spangram, the words, and the locations of each of the words in the puzzle too.

Today’s Strands Explained

Mystified in how the clue, the Spangram, and all the themed words all go together? You can find all the information you need in the expandable section below.

Want to play? Check out the New York Times Games Strands website available on almost any device with a browser.

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