Definition of ISSUE

noun : ISSUE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an important question that is in dispute and must be settled; "the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone"; "politicians never discuss the real issues" ;

  • 2. (

    ) one of a series published periodically; "she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room" ;

  • 3. (

    ) some situation or event that is thought about; "he kept drifting off the topic"; "he had been thinking about the subject for several years"; "it is a matter for the police" ;

  • 4. (

    ) the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity); "a new issue of stamps"; "the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago" ;

  • 9. (

    ) the becoming visible; "not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins" ;

verb : ISSUE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) circulate or distribute or equip with; "issue a new uniform to the children"; "supply blankets for the beds" ;

  • 3. (

    ) bring out an official document (such as a warrant) ;

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