Level 72 (LIFE 8, FOREST) of Wordscapes is labeled a “Hard Level” in the game and the players must make 12 words with the 5 letters in the bottom tray.
In fact, this level is challenging for some players.
Below, you can find some cheats for level 72 as well as a guide that includes the answers, a step-by-step solution, definitions of the answers, some tips for solving puzzles on Wordscapes, and a short list of other words you could make in this level that weren’t on the answer board.
Let’s get right to the point.
Wordscapes Level 72 (Life 8, Forest): Answers
The board’s letters for this round are X, L, E, T, A. We can tell that the answers will have two 5-letter word, three 4-letter words, and seven 3-letter words.
Below are the answers to level 72 of wordscapes:
Above is a screenshot of the completion of this level.
We can find:
The 5-letter word is LATEX, EXALT; the 4-letter words are LATE, TALE, AXLE; and the 3-letter words are LET, TEA, TAX, EAT, AXE, LAX, ATE.
Wordscapes has a great feature in their game where you can quickly look to see the definition of any solved word via Wiktionary!
However, you may not be satisfied with this.
Therefore, more definitions are listed below:
- [noun]: a water emulsion of a synthetic rubber or plastic obtained by polymerization and used especially in coatings and adhesives;
- [verb]: to raise in rank, power, or character; to raise high : ELEVATE;
- [adjective]: far advanced toward the close of the day or night;
- [noun]: an intentionally untrue report : FALSEHOOD;
- [noun]: the spindle of such a beam;
- [verb]: to cause to : MAKE;
- [noun]: any of various plants used like tea;
- [noun]: a heavy demand;
- [verb]: to levy a tax on;
- [verb]: to bear the expense of : take a loss on;
- [verb]: to chop, split, or sever with an axe;
- [adjective]: having loose bowels;
- [noun]: one acted upon (in a specified way);
The definitions of all words above are from Merriam-Webster Dictionary.
Merriam-Webster’s dictionary is the most trusted dictionary of English word definitions, meanings, and pronunciations in the United States.
I like to begin every level by first figuring out the word that is made from all 5 letters. You can tell from the board that there is only two word that uses all 5 letters.
Looking at these 5 letters, you can begin rearranging them in different combinations until you land on a combination that makes a word.
5-letter words: LATEX, EXALT
After figuring out that word, you can move on to figuring out the 4-letter and 3-letter words on the board:
4-letter words: LATE, TALE, AXLE
3-letter words: LET, TEA, TAX, EAT, AXE, LAX, ATE
It is always better to do than to say, so let’s take a look at my walkthrough:
The above is my actual walkthrough process.
Does it look clear?
You can follow my steps to complete it or refer to the completion picture or video to pass this level according to your habits.
Additional Words and Definitions
I’m sure you’ve noticed that these letters might make more words than just the 12 words on this board.
And you’d be right!
Here is a list of some other words you can make with these letters.
- ALE – an English country festival at which ale is the principal beverage;
- AXEL – a jump in figure skating from the outer forward edge;
- ETA – estimated time of arrival;
- LAT – local apparent time;
- LEA – GRASSLAND, PASTURE;
- TEAL – TEAL BLUE;
- TEX – Texas;
Tips and Tricks
Here are some useful tips for playing level 72 of the wordscapes games:
- If you are given two vowels, try to use both vowels in creating words.
- Use the shuffle button for inspiration.
- If you have an S on your letter board, add it to the end of some of the words you’ve made.
- Use a hintbutton.
- Use a bullseye to reveal one letter.
What is Wordscapes Game?
Wordscapes (created by PeopleFun) is a great puzzle game to play to relax your mind and exercise it at the same time! Likewise, with the dictionary feature on each level, you can learn something if you encounter a word you’ve never seen before!
Go To The Next Level
Now that you’ve gotten a step-by-step strategy and some helpful hints, take a shot at level 73 on your own!
I am a professional game testing engineer who loves crossword and charades puzzles. wordscapespro.com has recorded my experience playing the game, and you can find the answers, word definitions, and explanations for each level. I hope it is helpful to you and that you share it with people who need it.