Wordle game help: 5-letter words with ‘E’ and ‘P’

A list to help with your daily game.

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Wordle is a quick and simple way to have fun at work breaks or at the start of the day with coffee.

Many players play every day trying to keep their winning streaks as long as possible, a motivation that is often accompanied by sharing their results on social media.

If you don’t want to lose your winning streak you may need a little help from time to time, like when you only find the letters ‘E’ and ‘P’ in the correct answer, but you still don’t know your positions. For these moments, here are some five-letter words with ‘E’ and ‘P’, sorted alphabetically.

Related: Wordle game help: 5-letter words with ‘E’ as the fourth letter

Five-letter words with ‘E’ and ‘P’ to try on Wordle

  • adept
  • agape
  • aleph
  • amped
  • ample
  • apace
  • apeak
  • apeek
  • apers
  • apery
  • apnea
  • appel
  • apple
  • apres
  • apses
  • apter
  • arepa
  • arpen
  • aspen
  • asper
  • bebop
  • becap
  • beeps
  • bicep
  • biped
  • bleep
  • blype
  • caped
  • caper
  • capes
  • cepes
  • chape
  • cheap
  • cheep
  • clepe
  • clept
  • coped
  • copen
  • coper
  • copes
  • copse
  • coupe
  • crape
  • creep
  • crepe
  • crept
  • crepy
  • cripe
  • cupel
  • deeps
  • depot
  • depth
  • doped
  • doper
  • dopes
  • dopey
  • drape
  • drupe
  • duped
  • duper
  • dupes
  • duple
  • elope
  • empty
  • epact
  • epees
  • ephah
  • ephas
  • ephod
  • ephor
  • epics
  • epoch
  • epode
  • epoxy
  • equip
  • erupt
  • estop
  • etape
  • expat
  • expel
  • expos
  • gaped
  • gaper
  • gapes
  • genip
  • getup
  • grape
  • gripe
  • grope
  • heaps
  • heapy
  • helps
  • hemps
  • hempy
  • hoped
  • hoper
  • hopes
  • hyped
  • hyper
  • hypes
  • imped
  • impel
  • inept
  • japed
  • japer
  • japes
  • jeeps
  • julep
  • jupes
  • keeps
  • kelep
  • kelps
  • kelpy
  • kemps
  • kempt
  • kempy
  • kepis
  • kopek
  • kopje
  • kreep
  • lapel
  • lapse
  • leaps
  • leapt
  • leper
  • lepta
  • letup
  • loped
  • loper
  • lopes
  • loupe
  • maple
  • moped
  • moper
  • mopes
  • mopey
  • myope
  • napes
  • nappe
  • neaps
  • neeps
  • netop
  • opens
  • opera
  • opine
  • opted
  • ouphe
  • paced
  • pacer
  • paces
  • pacey
  • padle
  • padre
  • paean
  • paeon
  • paged
  • pager
  • pages
  • paise
  • palea
  • paled
  • paler
  • pales
  • palet
  • paned
  • panel
  • panes
  • panne
  • paper
  • parae
  • pared
  • paren
  • pareo
  • parer
  • pares
  • pareu
  • parge
  • parle
  • parse
  • parve
  • paseo
  • pases
  • passe
  • paste
  • pated
  • paten
  • pater
  • pates
  • pause
  • paved
  • paver
  • paves
  • pawed
  • pawer
  • paxes
  • payed
  • payee
  • payer
  • peace
  • peach
  • peage
  • peags
  • peaks
  • peaky
  • peals
  • peans
  • pearl
  • pears
  • peart
  • pease
  • peats
  • peaty
  • peavy
  • pecan
  • pechs
  • pecks
  • pecky
  • pedal
  • pedes
  • pedro
  • peeks
  • peels
  • peens
  • peeps
  • peers
  • peery
  • peeve
  • peins
  • peise
  • pekan
  • pekes
  • pekin
  • pekoe
  • pelau
  • peles
  • pelfs
  • pelon
  • pelts
  • penal
  • pence
  • pends
  • penes
  • pengo
  • penis
  • penna
  • penne
  • penni
  • penny
  • peons
  • peony
  • pepla
  • pepos
  • peppy
  • perch
  • percs
  • perdu
  • perdy
  • perea
  • peres
  • peril
  • peris
  • perks
  • perky
  • perms
  • perps
  • perry
  • perse
  • pervo
  • pervs
  • pervy
  • pesky
  • pesos
  • pesto
  • pests
  • pesty
  • petal
  • peter
  • petit
  • petti
  • petto
  • petty
  • pewee
  • pewit
  • phage
  • phase
  • phone
  • phyle
  • piece
  • piers
  • pieta
  • piety
  • piezo
  • piked
  • piker
  • pikes
  • pilea
  • piled
  • pilei
  • piles
  • pined
  • pines
  • piney
  • piped
  • piper
  • pipes
  • pipet
  • pique
  • piste
  • pixel
  • pixes
  • pixie
  • place
  • plage
  • plane
  • plate
  • plead
  • pleas
  • pleat
  • plebe
  • plebs
  • plena
  • pleon
  • plews
  • plied
  • plier
  • plies
  • ploye
  • plume
  • plyer
  • poems
  • poesy
  • poets
  • pogey
  • poise
  • poked
  • poker
  • pokes
  • pokey
  • poled
  • poler
  • poles
  • pombe
  • pomes
  • ponce
  • pones
  • pooed
  • popes
  • pored
  • pores
  • posed
  • poser
  • poses
  • posey
  • posse
  • power
  • poxed
  • poxes
  • prase
  • prate
  • preed
  • preen
  • prees
  • preop
  • preps
  • presa
  • prese
  • press
  • prest
  • prexy
  • preys
  • price
  • pride
  • pried
  • prier
  • pries
  • prime
  • prise
  • prize
  • probe
  • proem
  • prole
  • prone
  • prose
  • prove
  • prude
  • prune
  • pryer
  • pseud
  • psoae
  • pubes
  • puces
  • pudge
  • puked
  • pukes
  • pukey
  • puled
  • puler
  • pules
  • pulse
  • pupae
  • puree
  • purer
  • purge
  • purse
  • puses
  • pyres
  • pyxes
  • pyxie
  • raphe
  • reaps
  • rebop
  • recap
  • redip
  • remap
  • repay
  • repeg
  • repel
  • repin
  • reply
  • repos
  • repot
  • repps
  • repro
  • riped
  • ripen
  • riper
  • ripes
  • roped
  • roper
  • ropes
  • ropey
  • rupee
  • salep
  • scape
  • scope
  • seeps
  • seepy
  • sepal
  • sepia
  • sepic
  • sepoy
  • septa
  • septs
  • setup
  • shape
  • sheep
  • shlep
  • siped
  • sipes
  • skelp
  • skeps
  • sleep
  • slept
  • slipe
  • slope
  • slype
  • sneap
  • snipe
  • space
  • spade
  • spaed
  • spaes
  • spake
  • spale
  • spare
  • spate
  • speak
  • spean
  • spear
  • speck
  • specs
  • speed
  • speel
  • speer
  • speil
  • speir
  • spell
  • spelt
  • spend
  • spent
  • sperm
  • spews
  • spice
  • spied
  • spiel
  • spier
  • spies
  • spike
  • spile
  • spine
  • spire
  • spite
  • spode
  • spoke
  • spore
  • spree
  • sprue
  • spued
  • spues
  • spume
  • steep
  • steps
  • stipe
  • stope
  • strep
  • stupe
  • super
  • supes
  • sweep
  • swept
  • swipe
  • taped
  • taper
  • tapes
  • taupe
  • tempi
  • tempo
  • temps
  • tempt
  • tepal
  • tepas
  • tepee
  • tepid
  • tepoy
  • thesp
  • toped
  • topee
  • toper
  • topes
  • tophe
  • tripe
  • trope
  • tweep
  • twerp
  • typed
  • types
  • typey
  • umped
  • unpeg
  • unpen
  • upbye
  • upend
  • upped
  • upper
  • upset
  • urped
  • vaped
  • vaper
  • vapes
  • veeps
  • viper
  • weeps
  • weepy
  • wheep
  • whelp
  • wiped
  • wiper
  • wipes
  • yelps
  • yipes

All the words on this list are accepted by Wordle and will give you more clues as to which letters are present or not in the word of the day until you get it right. Another good tip to get it right as early as possible is to find which other vowels are present in the word of the day to narrow down your options. Beware of words that may have repeated letters and don’t forget to try words you already know first, since Wordle tends to choose more common words as the right answer.

These tips should help you complete your latest Wordle task.

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