Jumble Answers - Today's Solutions (May 2022)
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Jumble Answers – Today’s Solutions (May 2022)

Get the Jumble answer for today's daily puzzle.
Jumble Answers

If you’re good at solving anagrams or just a pile of jumbled words, then Jumble may be the game for you!

Jumble is an online word puzzle game and brainteaser first created by Martin Naydel in 1954 under the name Scramble. Since then, a syndicated version of the game has been popular in various daily newspapers worldwide. In addition to newspapers, the game is also available in mobile applications on Apple, Android, and Amazon devices. The game’s objective is to unscramble different letters to form four predefined words.

It sounds easy but some of the words can be a real challenge. For those who are struggling to untangle these tongue twisters, it helps to get a few helpful hints along the way. While Jumble’s cartoon may help solve the final clue, the puzzle game doesn’t really offer any hints for the other four. Fortunately, you’ve come to the right place! Gamer Journalist has all of the information you crave.

Find out the Jumble hints and answers for today’s daily puzzle below. You can also check the archive of historical answers and solutions just in case you skipped a day. It’s never too late to brighten your day with some light humor found in the Jumble daily puzzles.

Jumble Hints

Before we get into the answers, let’s see if you are up for the challenge of solving the puzzle on your own. After all, they say the journey is more satisfying than the destination. But then again, you wouldn’t hike across America barefooted so here’s a figurative pair of sneakers to help along the way. Check out these hints below:

  1. A house built out of ice.
  2. What ice turns into.
  3. A person’s head.
  4. A crime-free and just society.

Those are your hints for the day. Below you will find today’s answer so spoiler warning!

Jumble Daily Answers

May 20, 2022

  • OLIOG – IGLOO
  • HSSOL – SLOSH
  • GONING – NOGGIN
  • APOUTI – UTOPIA

The cartoon answer is: The train was late, and their final goodbye on the train platform was going to LAST SO LONG.

May 19, 2022

  • SUTCO – SCOUT
  • KRIHE – HIKER
  • ODIRNO – INDOOR
  • GHUTTA – TAUGHT

The cartoon answer is: When the U.S. Mint stopped making the 20-cent coin, it felt SHORT CHANGED.

May 18, 2022

  • RGEEV – VERGE
  • RAYRA – ARRAY
  • WINUDN – UNWIND
  • ABOHIP – PHOBIA

The cartoon answer is: He planned to propose to his girlfriend and went to the jewelry store to do some PONDER-RING.

May 17, 2022

  • ELTFE – FLEET
  • MYLIS – SLIMY
  • RWLAPS – SPRAWL
  • GATUEO – OUTAGE

The cartoon answer is: Jerry Rice Caught 197 TD receptions from several quarterbacks over the PASSAGE OF TIME.

May 16, 2022

  • WAAER – AWARE
  • NMISU – MINUS
  • OBBANO – BABOON
  • FDEATE – DEFEAT

The cartoon answer is: Interstate 95 in New England’s Largest State is a MAINE ROAD.

May 15, 2022

  • CNUIDT – INDUCT
  • DCLOED – CODDLE
  • LIFUAB – FIBULA
  • TGONET – GOTTEN
  • GRINOI – ORIGIN
  • QUUIEN – UNIQUE

The cartoon answer: She thought they should jog up the hill, but he wasn’t INCLINED TO AGREE.  

May 14, 2022

  • SSSYA – SASSY
  • INFLA – FINAL
  • RMWARO – MARROW
  • LTELAR –TALLER

The cartoon answer is: A rapid increase in the cost of jet fuel can cause AIRFARES TO SOAR.

May 13, 2022

  • LPXEE – EXPEL
  • RYNVE – NERVY
  • DIAHOR – HAIRDO
  • DUNOFE – FONDUE

The cartoon is: To explain in detail exactly how lost so much weight, he EXPOUNDED.

May 12, 2022

  • NIHEW – WHINE
  • IMLTI – LIMIT
  • GASUYR – SUGARY
  • RTFEHA – FATHER

The cartoon is: When she saw that the stallion was going to eat all the hay himself, it was the FINAL STRAW.

May 11, 2022

  • KANTE = TAKEN
  • NSUYN = SUNNY
  • TOXCEI = EXOTIC
  • ZLARIE = LAZIER

The cartoon answer is: The African feline king’s son would eventually become king because he was NEXT IN LION.

May 10, 2022

  • SHIKW – WHISK
  • XIYTS – SIXTY
  • LHNIEA – INHALE
  • MSUREM – SUMMER

The cartoon answer is: She offered to help her younger brother clean up his room to MESS WITH HIM.

May 9, 2022

  • GTIFH – FIGHT
  • CNHIF – FINCH
  • RYCLEE – CELERY
  • SRAOBB – ABSORB

The cartoon answer is: The business bird found the perfect location in the tree for her BRANCH OFFICE.

May 8, 2022

  • ZATSAN – STANZA
  • ROPUSO – POROUS
  • VIRRDE – DRIVER
  • PWNHEE – NEPHEW
  • ZNEEES – SNEEZE
  • CFEEFT – EFFECT

The cartoon answer is: It was Mother’s Day, and each of her children PRESENTED PRESENTS.

May 7, 2022

  • PMEOT – TEMPO
  • LOYMD – MOLDY
  • RWLEYA – LAWYER
  • DONLEO – NOODLE

The cartoon answer is: When Cindy Crawford went bowling at the charity event, she was being a ROLL MODEL.

May 6, 2022

  • KCKAN – KNACK
  • TOLGA – GLOAT
  • RAYNTO – NOTARY
  • YETLIV – LEVITY

The cartoon answer is: For the Marshall Islands, the rising sea level was TAKING ATOLL.

May 5, 2022

  • ARKPN – PRANK
  • SRUHC – CRUSH
  • UCPLST – SCULPT
  • PINANK – NAPKIN

The cartoon answer is: After Ford introduced its F-150 in 1975, customers headed to dealers to PICK UP TRUCKS.

May 4, 2022

  • VRREI – RIVER
  • HWONS – SHOWN
  • VITANE  – NATIVE
  • MTFOHA – FATHOM

The cartoon answer is: A tennis match begins when the first serve is SET IN MOTION.

May 3, 2022

  • LCXEE – EXCEL
  • SCAEE – CEASE
  • PCNOOH – PONCHO
  • PSIRTC – SCRIPT

The cartoon answer is: Her joke about her husband’s high credit card balance was AT HIS EXPENSE.

May 2, 2022

  • KOPRE – POKER
  • RSEDS – DRESS
  • SACION – CASINO
  • ELYPES – SLEEPY

The cartoon answer is: After seeing his new car’s first door ding, he experienced a little DEPRESSION.

May 1, 2022

  • LGGGEA – GAGGLE
  • TATETS – ATTEST
  • BGOLNO – OBLONG
  • LNAGOL – GALLON
  • LIRASO – SAILOR
  • ULFETI – FUTILE

The cartoon answer is: The moonshiner was getting up there in age, but he and his business were STILL GOING.

April 30, 2022

  • ALTSN –SLANT
  • FTONE – OFTEN
  • RALSAY – SALARY
  • BERAGL – GARBLE

The cartoon answer is: She had tried to reach the Par 5 in two shots for years. She finally did it AT LONG LAST.

April 29, 2022

  • LIHEW – WHILE
  • OWSNO – SWOON
  • CLEALO – LOCALE
  • LDHUED – HUDDLE

The cartoon answer is: when bats turned the small cave’s chamber into a shrine, it was a HALLOWED HOLLOW.

April 28, 2022

  • NACPI – PANIC
  • RCOGA – CARGO
  • PLTUPI – PULPIT
  • NULEGO – LOUNGE

The cartoon answer is: talking about what type of job she’d eventually have was becoming her PREOCCUPATION.

April 27, 2022

  • OPGUR – GROUP
  • KLYSI – SILKY
  • LANEFI – FINALE
  • CAAEDF – FACADE

The cartoon answer is: when they reduced the cost of skydiving lessons, customers loved the FALLING PRICES.

April 26, 2022

  • VOEMI – MOVIE
  • NRWIG – WRING
  • CNERHD – DRENCH
  • RAOHUT – AUTHOR

The cartoon answer is: the doctor that treated Herons, Egrets, Cranes, Flamingoes, etc. had a WADING ROOM.

April 25, 2022

  • NHUCK – CHUNK
  • NNOOI – ONION
  • ELHOBD – BEHOLD
  • RDOAPN – PARDON

The cartoon answer is: when the author answered every question asked, she was being AN OPEN BOOK.

April 24, 2022

  • NIEDIO – IODINE
  • HAWTTR – THWART
  • SSULYT – STYLUS
  • GBRIEG – BIGGER
  • SGIOPS – GOSSIP
  • RWNOAD – ONWARD

The cartoon answer is: if you make a promise to keep a secret, you should keep it. But that GOES WITHOUT SAYING.

April 23, 2022

  • VNEET – EVENT
  • SUHEO – HOUSE
  • HVIRET – THRIVE
  • LFITEL – FILLET

The cartoon answer is: he proposed with a self-made Jumble, and she said yes after seeing all the LOVE LETTERS.

April 22, 2022

  • WNDUE – UNWED
  • RUCOT – COURT
  • PRCOEP – COPPER
  • PDXEUL – DUPLEX

The cartoon answer is: farms that grow fruits and vegetables PRODUCE PRODUCE.

April 21, 2022

  • GANIA – AGAIN
  • DMYUD – MUDDY
  • BKUREE – REBUKE
  • TMOINO – MOTION

The cartoon answer is: it’s a good thing sweet potatoes can’t talk. If they could, there’d be a lot of YAMMERING.

April 20, 2022

  • NOHMT – MONTH
  • PCYIS – SPICY
  • RFXIEP – PREFIX
  • CLAPID – PLACID

The cartoon answer is: it was the rabbits’ first time sleeping in a tent, and they were HOPPY CAMPERS.

April 19, 2022

  • SIEUS – ISSUE
  • NHETT – TENTH
  • PGREHO – GOPHER
  • NPITLS – SPLINT

The cartoon answer is: the stairs made of granite featured STEPPING STONES.

April 18, 2022

  • ORTGU – GROUT
  • NFYNU – FUNNY
  • VASHIL – LAVISH
  • WNUEIS – UNWISE

The cartoon answer is: for the Boston marathon, it’s better to have stamina than speed IN THE LONG RUN.

April 17, 2022

  • TAYEER – EATERY
  • MHNAEU – HUMANE
  • WREESV – SWERVE
  • RTPINU – TURNIP
  • BUDELO – DOUBLE
  • PSMUTE – SEPTUM

The cartoon answer is: Easter candy was now on sale “buy one, get one free” to SWEETEN THE DEAL.

April 16, 2022

  • RROPI – PRIOR
  • UHALG – LAUGH
  • LYWOLE – YELLOW
  • QSUMRI – SQUIRM

The cartoon answer is: the church created its own workout facility hoping people would use it RELIGIOUSLY.

April 15, 2022

  • CRATT – TRACT
  • KYOLE – YOKEL
  • GEDREN – GENDER
  • YGOEVA – VOYAGE

The cartoon answer is: the retriever that was better than the other dogs at playing fetch was a REAL GO-GETTER.

April 14, 2022

  • NGROP – PRONG
  • YMMMO – MOMMY
  • EDXECE – EXCEED
  • MYLHNA – HYMNAL

The cartoon answer is: when the U.S. mint asked its employees to work overtime, they MADE MORE MONEY.

April 13, 2022

  • KELBA – BLEAK
  • SAIAL – ALIAS
  • CWNERH – WRENCH
  • ORADUN – AROUND

The cartoon answer is: there will be jumble cartoons every day as long as the cartoonist doesn’t DRAW A BLANK.

April 12, 2022

  • LEYID – YIELD
  • RUYHR – HURRY
  • NAIUAG – IGUANA
  • EPYNHH – HYPHEN

The cartoon answer is: the unemployment rate drops when the number of people getting jobs goes “HIRE” and “HIRE.”

April 11, 2022

  • SAFTF – STAFF
  • TOPAI – PATIO
  • DHINED – HIDDEN
  • PRISLA – SPIRAL

The cartoon answer is: the dart player celebrated his victory with a drink that HIT THE SPOT.

April 10, 2022

  • NJLIEG – JINGLE
  • SARUBD – ABSURD
  • PHEAPN – HAPPEN
  • NXULIF – INFLUX
  • LMMEBU – MUMBLE
  • GATUEO – OUTAGE

The cartoon answer is: the former airline pilot purchased the farm so he could LAND HIMSELF A JOB.

April 9, 2022

  • CENUL – UNCLE
  • GINVE – GIVEN
  • AMPIRI – IMPAIR
  • CAUNNE – NUANCE

The cartoon answer is: though they weren’t likely to win the marathon, they were happy to be IN (THE) RUNNING.

April 8, 2022

  • LDORE – OLDER
  • LUPIT – TULIP
  • RFADIA – AFRAID
  • RUHFOT – FOURTH

The cartoon answer is: successfully making a triple play in baseball requires ALL-OUT EFFORT.

April 7, 2022

  • PRHOM – MORPH
  • SREPS – PRESS
  • TOGHAC – GOTCHA
  • EGANAD – AGENDA

The cartoon answer is: the TV documentary on the Apollo 11 moon landing mission was a SPACE PROGRAM.

April 6, 2022

  • MWONA – WOMAN
  • LITUG – GUILT
  • RDEVOO – OVERDO
  • SOPOEP – OPPOSE

The cartoon answer is: the twins got in trouble a lot because they were often UP “TWO” NO GOOD.

April 5, 2022

  • LROYG – GLORY
  • DHEEG – HEDGE
  • LATICI – ITALIC
  • LNCIHF – FLINCH

The cartoon answer is: their first few flights barely got off the ground, but the wright brothers were FLYING HIGH.

April 4, 2022

  • RFATE – AFTER
  • LOOCR – COLOR
  • TEBOLT – BOTTLE
  • ELYSEP – SLEEPY

The cartoon answer is: when they subdivided the property into individual home sites, the result was A LOT OF LOTS.

April 3, 2022

  • GNNIEE – ENGINE
  • SLANMO – SALMON
  • NYARPT – PANTRY
  • RELENK – KERNEL
  • TSRAGI – GRATIS
  • GEEEMR – EMERGE

The cartoon answer is: MacArthur’s “I Shall Return” is one of the best military quotes of all time, GENERALLY SPEAKING.

April 2, 2022

  • RYAWE – WEARY
  • RUTMS – STRUM
  • KNHASE – SHAKEN
  • LPATLE – PALLET

The cartoon answer is: after their children were able to leave home, the eagle parents were EMPTY NESTERS.

Jumble Answers FAQ

Where can you play Jumble?

Jumble is syndicated across most daily newspapers, and you can also play it on the official Jumble website.

How do you play Jumble?

Unscramble each jumble of letters to form ordinary words. One letter goes in each square to form a new word. Each circled letter is used in the bonus answer. Arrange the circled letters to form the bonus answer, which is related to the caption in the cartoon.

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