Twitter boots a bot that revealed Wordle's upcoming words to the game's players

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A bot that tried to spoil the fun for Wordle users has been banned by Twitter. Screenshot by NPR

Screenshot by NPR

Twitter has suspended a bot account that waged a brief and unwelcome war on Wordle aficionados.

The @wordlinator bot account was designed to fire off a dismissive reply to anyone posting their now-familiar green, white and yellow score on the daily game. The bot also revealed the next day’s answer.

The bot automatically blasted out replies to Wordle players such as

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