And today, we ring in 2024 and another exciting year of NYT Connections. However, if last night’s party is still catching up to you, then there is no need to work that hard. Keep reading as we talk about all the hints, categories, and answers for NYT Connections for January 1. So, let’s begin.
Hint for Today’s Connections Themes
Let’s begin with some quick hints for the Connections themes today. Check them out and see if you can guess any of them.
- Yellow Category – Do you have a green finger?
- Green Category – Time to go on a diet
- Blue Category – Steve Harvey will be happy
- Purple Category – Double U words
We wish we could go into more detail here, but these hints are the best we can share. They are all related to the categories for the puzzle, so think hard before you scroll down below to see the exact category names. We also think you don’t need an additional hint for today However, if you still can’t find them and need more help, maybe these tricks to solve NYT Connections will help.
Spoiler Warning #1 While this section included hints for the categories, the next section names them directly. Scroll down if you’re ready.
Today’s Connections Category Names
If you still can’t figure out the NYT Connections category names, then keep reading for more help.
- Yellow – GARDENING NOUNS/VERBS
- Green – KINDS OF SALADS
- Blue – CLASSIC GAME SHOWS, FAMILIARLY
- Purple – W + VOWEL SOUNDS
We hope you can guess the words under each category now. However, If you still cannot and need more help, keep reading.
Spoiler Warning #2 The next section includes the answer for today’s puzzle; you will see all the answers in their categories. This is your last chance to solve it yourself.
Connections Answer for January 1
Are you still stuck with the puzzle? In that case, the answers to today’s Connections are:
- GARDENING NOUNS/VERBS – Plant, Seed, Water, Weed
- KINDS OF SALADS – Ceaser, Greek, Green, Wedge
- CLASSIC GAME SHOWS, FAMILIARLY – Feud, Millionaire, Pyramid, Wheel
- W + VOWEL – Way, Wee, Why, Whoa
I had an inkling that today’s NYT Connections would be New Year-related. However, there was no such luck. Nonetheless, I began my journey by solving the Yellow category quite easily as it was gardening-related. The green category came next with a healthy mention of salads.
The only reason I got the Purple category was because I combined all the words starting with W. Nonetheless, I’m happy I did.
I finally had four words left. I combined them all with the Blue category and got the NYT Connections for January 1.
NYT Connections Past Answers
We hope the answers above helped you solve the NYT Connections puzzle for today. However, if you stumbled here by accident, there’s a chance you might be looking for answers to previous puzzles.
Well, for such times and more, we have you covered. Feel free to go through our directory to NYT Connections for the last three days for all the help you need.