Buzzwords are frequently used in news media. These are words that do not typically occur in everyday speech, but are common among newscasters, talking heads, and pundits on cable news.

These ‘news words’ are accepted by audiences for their implied meaning. But often loaded words are misused or used out of context. The actual definitions can be different than what is implied.

Newswordy is a growing collection of these words, updated every weekday. Along with each word is a definition, a quote with its use (or misuse) in the media, and a news and Twitter feed on the subject.

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Call or bring (someone) before a court to answer a criminal charge.

A Detroit man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife was arraigned Wednesday after he was extradited from Georgia, where he’d been jailed since his arrest there in June.

Elisha Anderson, Detroit Free Press