What is Today’s Worldle Answer? 17 May


Are you struggling to guess the answer to today’s Worldle, 17 May? Don’t worry – we’re here to help you.

Worldle isn’t a typo, oh no. This geography-based daily game is a riff on the popular Wordle formula. But instead of guessing a five-letter word, you instead guess the name of the country. Worldle makes it easier for you by giving you the outline of the country. And each time you guess, you’ll be given a distance, in kilometres, how far away you are from the actual answer. Like Wordle, you only get six chances to guess, though. And so if world geography isn’t your strong suit, you’ll likely struggle. That’s where we come in. Here’s the Worldle answer for 17 May.

Before we jump into telling you the answer, how about some clues? Hopefully the following will help you guess today’s Worldle answer on 17 May:

  • Its flag is black and red
  • Its in the Caribbean

Did they help? If not, here’s today’s answer: it’s TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO.

From Wikipedia, here’s a little bit of information about Trinidad and Tobago:

“Trinidad and Tobago, officially the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, is the southernmost island country in the Caribbean. Consisting of the main islands Trinidad and Tobago, and numerous much smaller islands, it is situated 130 kilometres (81 miles) south of Grenada and 11 kilometres (6.8 miles) off the coast of northeastern Venezuela.[10] It shares maritime boundaries with Barbados to the northeast, Grenada to the northwest and Venezuela to the south and west. Trinidad and Tobago is generally considered to be part of the West Indies. According to some geographic definitions, Trinidad and Tobago are also part of the Windward Islands and Lesser Antilles, while other definitions regard Trinidad and Tobago as a separate island group.”

Did you guess today’s Worldle correctly? Don’t worry if not – there’s always tomorrow.

Previous Worldle Answers

Are you wondering what the answers to Worldle have been earlier in the week? Here’s the last few that you might have missed.

  • 16 May: Afghanistan
  • 15 May: Bolivia
  • 14 May: Cape Verde
  • 13 May: Sierra Leone
  • 12 May: Ukraine
  • 11 May: Albania
  • 10 May: Mozambique

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