NYT’s The Mini crossword answers for May 26

NYT’s The Mini crossword answers for May 26

The Mini is a bite-sized version of The New York Times‘ revered daily crossword. While the crossword is a lengthier experience that requires both knowledge and patience to complete, The Mini is an entirely different vibe.

With only a handful of clues to answer, the daily puzzle doubles as a speed-running test for many who play it.

So, when a tricky clue disrupts a player’s flow, it can be frustrating! If you find yourself stumped playing The Mini — much like with Wordle and Connections — we have you covered.

Here are the clues and answers to NYT’s The Mini for Sunday, May 26, 2024:


“Parsley, ___, rosemary and thyme”

The answer is Sage.

Garden growth

The answer is Plant.

Synonym of “evade” and “avoid”

The answer is Elude.

Shrivel up with age

The answer is Wizen.

Germs spread by a gardener? ___

The answer is Seeds.


Shoots out, as lava

The answer is Spews.

Nickname for Alexandra

The answer is Allie.

Bandage material

The answer is Gauze.

Brought to a close

The answer is Ended.

Big bills for a vending machine

The answer is Tens.

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