Wordle can be really hard. We’ve all been there — trapped wasting guesses with just one letter off. Sometimes you get lucky and your first guess, or your starting word is almost the full solution. Other times you find yourself backed into a corner where the final letter can be any one of ten different choices. All you can do is hope you pick the correct one before you run out of guesses and ruin your streak. To help avoid these unfortunate situations, we’ve put together a quick guide for today’s Wordle Word of the Day. Today, that means Wordle #277 for March 23, 2022.
Before we go ahead and just give you the answer, though, we’re going to provide some hints! That way those of you who want just a little nudge, but not the full solution, can still try and solve it yourselves. If you still can’t get it, or just want to skip to the full answer, know that we full-on spoil the word immediately after the hint. Though there will be a spoiler warning image further down the page — just before the answer to today’s Wordle Word of the Day. That way you don’t accidentally scroll too far too quickly by mistake.
With that out of the way, let’s get to the hints!
Wordle of the Day #277 Hints
In this section, we’ll try to keep things vague and only point you in the right direction. Hints at this stage will be more about the meaning of the word, rather than any specific letters that are used in the word itself. We also won’t use other methods like “rhymes with,” “sounds similar to,” and the like. More specific hints are included just after that — finally followed by the full solution. Figured we’d just warn you one last time!
Need a nudge in the right direction? We keep things simple here.
Mostly used as a verb.
Can be viewed as a way of purifying something.
More Specific Hints
If you need something a bit more specific, we have some more hints which will almost certainly make you think of today’s word.
Is a popular movie franchise.
Describes the process of removing disloyal members of a party.
Wordle of the Day #277 Answer
Still unsure of the answer? If you want to keep thinking about it, don’t scroll down just yet. We’re going to post the answer, in bold, below. It’s hard to miss and your eyes are naturally going to want to look at it so I highly recommend you go no further unless you want it spoiled.
The Wordle of the Day for March 23, 2022, #277, is:
Looking to step up your Wordle game? Check out our other Wordle coverage! Our tips guide will help you choose some of the best starting words, if that’s your thing; for those who struggle with the “Not in Word List” error, we also explain what that means here. For those of you who are somehow playing Wordle, but don’t understand why it’s so darn popular, we’ve also got an explainer for it so you finally know why it’s grown so quickly.