5 letter words ending in 'ID' - Hints and tips for Wordle 479

There are a number of 5-letter words ending in ID that could be the potential answer for the Wordle challenge on October 11

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The Wordle challenge on October 11, demanded that players solved a tricky challenge that stumped many fans and ruined a lot of streaks. 

Wordle players have been totally stumped by yet another tricky five-letter word. While this isn't the first time players have been thrown a curveball - as words such as; leerycoylyquart, and agape have caused a lot of frustration for fans in the past - this challenge on October 11, posed a particularly hard challenge for fans.

Many fans worked out that the final letters of the challenge ended in 'ID' but what could the other letters be? Here are some ideas that may help you solve this puzzle without giving the game away!

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5 letter words ending in ID

So you've already worked out that the 5 letter word ends in the letters 'ID' and you want to think of some other words that could help.

The words, HUMID and DROID are both 5 letter words that could be the answer to this solution if you have only worked out the final two letters. 'ID'. However, these guesses are not quite correct and won't help you to solve the any other tiles in the puzzle.

LIVID and BRAID are slightly better guesses which will help you work out some yellow tiles and may lead you into safer territory to make a more educated guess. 

UNLID and SOLID also also words that share three letters with the final solution, and may help you narrow down your guesses. 

The word AVOID, is a great word choice that will give you two yellow tiles to word with, along with the green ID tiles at the end of the word. This will certainly help you narrow down this tricky challenge.

Similarly, another option in PALID, this word will certainly bring you closer to working out the final challenge, as it is just one letter away from the correct solution. 

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What was the answer for Wordle 479

The answer for Wordle 479 was 'VALID'. This was tricky for a lot of players who quickly worked out that the word ended in 'ID' but could not figure out which of the many options was the correct solution to this problem. 

If you struggled to solve this Wordle challenge, don't worry, you are not alone! This was a particularly tough challenge that stumped a lot of players. However, if you want to improve at this game, there are a number of Wordle hacks and Wordle tricks, that may help.

If you fancy something a little different instead, there are a number of Wordle alternatives that are just like Wordle, but with a slightly different twist to keep things interesting!

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