One of the weirdest quirks in WWE is their list of words and terms that are not allowed to be said. They have almost an entire lingo of their own, with various weird choices being swapped in for things that are used in regular conversation. It is something that you can recognize from any source and now we know just how far WWE goes to keep things sounding the way they like.
Fightful Select has revealed a group of rules and banned words that they requested promotional partners follow and not use during the build to last year’s WrestleMania 36. WWE was to always be presented in a positive light and the partners were not allowed to respond to fan comments. They were also told to “not use messaging that enables or encourages fans to speak negatively about the product.”
Here is the list of banned terms:
Needs a push
To be over
That is quite a detailed list. Check out what it was building towards: