Today’s Connections Hints And Answers 361 (June 6)

ruekuma |  Published: June 06, 2024
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Find the hints and answers to today’s NYT Connections puzzle #361 — June 6, 2024, in this article.

Connections is a daily word game designed by the New York Times. This game requires you to find common threads between 16 words by grouping them into four sets of four related words. This guide will help you solve today’s Connections puzzle!

Today’s Connections Hints for June 6

Connections June 6
The New York Times

Before we spill the category for each group, let’s give you a nudge in the right direction with some hints. These hints may help unravel the connections leading to the answers:

  • Ways to initiate movement
  • Actions used in a colorful card game
  • Various sizes of ice pellets
  • Places where you find benches
Connections June 6 Hints
The New York Times

If you’re having trouble identifying the connections, here are the four categories to help you get one step closer to the answers:

  • Yellow: Move to Action
  • Green: Uno Cards
  • Blue: Hail Size Comparisons
  • Purple: Places with Benches

Each Connections group is color-coded according to the difficulty level, with yellow being the easiest to purple, the hardest.

Warning: The following section contains the answers for today’s Connections puzzle #361 for June 6, 2024. You can try to solve the Connections first, with the help of the hints above, or carry on at your own risk!

Today’s Connections Answers for June 6

If you’re still struggling to connect the dots, here are the answers for today’s Connections Puzzle 361 for June 6:

Connections June 6 Answers
The New York Times
  • Move to Action: DRIVE, PROMPT, PROPEL, PUSH
  • Uno Cards: DRAW, REVERSE, SKIP, WILD
  • Hail Size Comparisons: BASEBALL, GRAPEFRUIT, MARBLE, PEA
  • Places with Benches: COURTROOM, DUGOUT, GYM, PARK

How to Play Connections

Connections presents 16 words you must arrange into four groups based on their connections or similarities. The groups are color-coded by difficulty level:

  • Yellow (easiest)
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Purple (hardest).

You get four chances to guess the right groupings correctly. If you make more than four mistakes, the game ends. You can shuffle the board to spot new connections between words.

Tips to tackle the Connections word puzzles

  • Break down words by sounds, meanings, and associations.
  • Look for prefixes, suffixes, rhymes, and other language connections.
  • Start with an easier category first to build momentum.
  • Most importantly, have fun putting those brain cells to work!

If you struggled with any of today’s word connections, don’t beat yourself up. Like Wordle, Connections reset daily with new puzzles to solve. Check back tomorrow for more Connections hints and answers!