DO YOU KNOW THE HARDEST WORD IN HANGMAN GAME?
Here Is the Hardest Word to Guess in Hangman, According to Science
Hint: It’s only four letters long.
It’s a rainy day in the 1500s, and the King’s Justice slides a noose around your neck. He tightens it, steps around the wobbly stool beneath your feet and looks you square in the eye. “I’m thinking of a four-letter word,” he grunts. “If you can guess it in ten tries, I’ll let you go free.”
Ah… A classic game of Hangman.
Fortunately for most of us, the letter-guessing classroom game rarely involves such high stakes. But there’s one word that’s hardest to guess –– perhaps just as difficult as these word puzzles that will leave you stumped. What word should you pick to give your opponent, statistically, the lowest odds of victory?