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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To upset (someone or something) very much : to cause (someone or something) to become very agitated or disturbed.

Jackson has been the target of widespread criticism for the way the department handled the shooting, including his initial decision not to release the name of the officer who shot Brown, and the police response to protests that roiled the area afterward.

Christing Mai-Duc, LA Times