Spelling Bee Solver: Daily Hints and Answers to the New York Times Spelling BeeSpelling Bee Solver: Daily Hints and Answers to the New York Times Spelling BeeSpelling Bee Solver: Daily Hints and Answers to the New York Times Spelling Bee
October 17, 2020 | Spelling Bee Answers
This page lists answers for the New York Times Spelling Bee from October 17, 2020.


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Spelling Bee for October 17, 2020

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Center letter A: July 12, 2022
Center letter M: May 13, 2021

words: 25
score: 82 pts
pangrams: 1
perfect: 1
bingo: yes

A x 4
C x 2
E x 1
H x 10
L x 4
M x 1
Y x 3

4L x 14
5L x 7
6L x 2
7L x 2

  4 5 6 7 tot
A 3 - - 1 4
C - 1 - 1 2
E 1 - - - 1
H 7 3 - - 10
L 1 2 1 - 4
M - - 1 - 1
Y 2 1 - - 3
tot 14 7 2 2 25

ALCHEMY

word       length      
ACHE 4
ACHY 4
AHEM 4
ALCHEMY 7 perfect pangram
CACHE 5
CHALLAH 7
EACH 4
HALAL 5
HALE 4
HALL 4
HAMMY 5
HEAL 4
HEEL 4
HELL 4
HELM 4
HEMAL 5 disallowed elsewhere
HEME 4
LEACH 5
LECH 4
LEECH 5
LYCHEE 6
MAYHEM 6
YEAH 4
YECCH 5
YECH 4

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