NYT Strands Hints, Spangram, and Answers for June 5, 2024

Nothing beats the satisfaction of a righteous round of Strands, which you manage to solve without any additional help. Today’s Strands was one of them, and it was all the more satisfying since it was not particularly easy. If you’re having too hard a time with it though, do check the hints and answers for the June 5 NYT Strands that I’ve listed down below!

What is the Theme for Today’s NYT Strands?

As revealed by the New York Times, the theme for today’s Strands is “They’re good people”.

June 5 NYT Strands Theme

Spangram Hint for Today’s Strands

Spoiler Warning #1 Even though we try our best to be subtle, the hints below might partially spoil the experience. You’ve been warned.

Every Strands game has that one Spangram that you need to decipher and today’s was no exception. The hint for today’s Spangram is – “Elements that highlight your high moral standards”.

Theme Words Hints for Today’s Strands

If you have figured out the Spangram from the above hint, figuring out the theme words will be easy. However, I don’t want to ruin it for you. Instead, here are three theme word hints that may help you:

  • Hint #1: Synonymous to fairness
  • Hint #2: Synonymous to trust
  • Hint #3: Synonymous to aspiration

Spoiler Warning #2 The next sections reveal the answers for today’s NYT Strands. So, I’d recommend not scrolling further if you are still solving the puzzle. However, if you are stuck, I suggest scrolling a wee bit to see the Spangram answer.

Spangram Answer for NYT Strands on June 5

The Spangram for today’s NYT Strands puzzle is VIRTUENAMES, and it runs from left to right in the letters grid.

Apart from the Spangram, you need to find 6 theme words in today’s puzzle. However, if you are having a tough time getting through the Strands, check out some tips and tricks in my guide on how to play NYT Strands.

Anyway, with that being said, let’s go to the next section. However, proceed only if you are ready to check out the theme words.

List of Theme Words for NYT Strands on June 5

If you have scrolled this far, you are probably ready to see the answers. So, let’s take a look at today’s theme words in Strands:

  • HOPE
June 5 NYT Strands Solved

I’d be lying if I told you that the theme today didn’t make me look for Teresa, Mandela, Kalam, and the like on the grids. However, when I found FAITH in the bottom right and JUSTICE right beside it, I realized what it was. We are talking about virtues, and VIRTUENAMES turned out to be the Spangram for the day.

Next, I found HOPE in the leftmost column and GRACE on the opposite end of it. After this though, I hit a bit of a wall and had to use a hint. That gave me FELICITY and the remaining grids led me straight to PRUDENCE. And, that’s all for today’s Strands!

No hints used, we always like to see that. How did your Strands today go? Did you find it hard or managed to solve it without using any hints? Do cry your heart out in the comments down below!

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