"Start of a playground rhyme" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 24 Dec 2023

"Start of a playground rhyme" NYT crossword answer is:

EENY (4 letters length)

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The playground rhyme "Eeny, meeny, miny, moe" has been around for centuries, and its origins are still unknown. It is a counting rhyme used to select a person in a group, and it is still used in playgrounds and classrooms around the world. The rhyme is usually accompanied by a hand gesture, with the pointer finger pointing at each syllable of the rhyme. The rhyme is a fun way to make decisions and can be used to start a game or to decide who goes first.

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