adjective Date: 1932 interesting enough to the general public to warrant reporting • newsworthiness noun

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  • newsworthy — UK [ˈnjuːzˌwɜː(r)ðɪ] / US [ˈnuzˌwɜrðɪ] adjective Word forms newsworthy : adjective newsworthy comparative newsworthier superlative newsworthiest interesting or important enough to be included in a news report …   English dictionary

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  • newsworthy — news|wor|thy [ˈnju:zˌwə:ði US ˈnu:zˌwə:rði] adj important or interesting enough to be reported in newspapers, on the radio, or on television ▪ newsworthy events …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • newsworthy — adjective important or interesting enough to be reported as news: The reporter s task is to report what is newsworthy about an event …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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