Of sufficient interest or importance to the public to warrant reporting in the media.(adjective)
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Use "newsworthy" in a sentence
"Among the list of upcoming global titles, perhaps the most newsworthy is a planned adaptation of the movie version of The Last Airbender as well as a volume-long prequel to the film."
"What may be newsworthy is that people other than progressives and comedians are willing to take to the airwaves and say so."
"I do not find Palin newsworthy and I will NOT be watching Oprah if she is on the show."