Definition of Issue in English :
Define Issue in English
Issue meaning in English
Meaning of Issue in English
Pronunciation of Issue in English
Issue pronunciation in English
Pronounce Issue in Englishsee synonyms of issue
an important question that is in dispute and must be settled
Example Sentences:'the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone''politicians never discuss the real issues'
2. issue, number
one of a series published periodically
Example Sentences:'she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room'
some situation or event that is thought about
Example Sentences:'he kept drifting off the topic''he had been thinking about the subject for several years''it is a matter for the police'
the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity)
Example Sentences:'a new issue of stamps''the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago'
supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government
the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
Example Sentences:'the average return was about 5%'
a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
Example Sentences:'the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise''his decision had depressing consequences for business''he acted very wise after the event'
the immediate descendants of a person
Example Sentences:'she was the mother of many offspring''he died without issue'
the becoming visible
Example Sentences:'not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins'
an opening that permits escape or release
Example Sentences:'he blocked the way out''the canyon had only one issue'
prepare and issue for public distribution or sale
Example Sentences:'publish a magazine or newspaper'
13. issue, supply
circulate or distribute or equip with
Example Sentences:'issue a new uniform to the children''supply blankets for the beds'
bring out an official document (such as a warrant)
come out of
Example Sentences:'Water issued from the hole in the wall''The words seemed to come out by themselves'
make out and issue
Example Sentences:'write out a check''cut a ticket''Please make the check out to me'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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