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Synonyms for issue

Synonyms for issue

the act or process of publishing printed matter

a group consisting of those descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

a situation that presents difficulty, uncertainty, or perplexity

to pass or pour out

to discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently

to come into view

to have hereditary derivation

to present for circulation, exhibit, or sale

Synonyms for issue

one of a series published periodically

the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity)

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

the becoming visible

an opening that permits escape or release

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the act of issuing printed materials


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prepare and issue for public distribution or sale

circulate or distribute or equip with

bring out an official document (such as a warrant)

make out and issue

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Boston also took issue with Gobble's insistence that our national symbols reflect Christianity.
Chesney, whose fourth win in the top category tied him with best-selling country artist Garth Brooks, was careful to say he wasn't criticising fans and was appreciative of the academy, even if he took issue with the web vote.
The July/August 2003 issue of the Humanist contained some letters from fairly erudite people who took issue with the anti-supernatural stance of Humanist Manifesto III and with the belief that death is inevitable and permanent.
Sorich also took issue with a proposed remedy that would require insurers to offer "reasonable underwriting exceptions" if extraordinary personal circumstances adversely impact someone's credit history.
King's "snuggly privileged" background is contrasted with the "cold misery" of Malcolm X's, as Malcolm X took issue with the nonviolence preached by King and characterized King's goal as merely wanting to "to sit down and drink some coffee with some crackers in a cracker restaurant.
The novelist first irritated residents of the Dominican Republic, who took issue with his fictional look at dictator Rafael Trujillo.
The right, the CDU (Christian Democrat) and its more conservative Bavarian wing the CSU (Christian Social Union), took issue as well: The word Volk, after all, is politically expedient, especially when it comes to gearing up voters already wary of foreigners.
She also took issue with those who characterize Pinochet's seventeen-year regime as a dictatorship.
Klausner, director of the National Cancer Institute, took issue with the panel's report.
took issue with the IRS's conclusions and requested in a letter to IRS Commissioner Margaret Milner Richardson that the Service "act quickly" to reverse its position.
In a public statement on May 19, the GFOA also took issue with Levitt's proposals to change the makeup of the FAF, particularly with his recommendation to reduce the presence of state and local government representatives.
department of Health and Human Services took issue with this finding, saying that a previous CASA report "substantially overstates the number of individuals on AFDC who am impaired by substance abuse.
In August, Silver and State Comptroller Alan Hevesi took issue with what they said were unanswered questions relating to the project's financing and, more importantly, its failure to include the MSG move.