Associations to the word «Issue»


ISSUE, noun. The act of passing or flowing out; a moving out from any enclosed place; egress; as, the issue of water from a pipe, of blood from a wound, of air from a bellows, of people from a house.
ISSUE, noun. The act of sending out, or causing to go forth; delivery; issuance; as, the issue of an order from a commanding officer; the issue of money from a treasury.
ISSUE, noun. That which passes, flows, or is sent out; the whole quantity sent forth or emitted at one time; as, an issue of bank notes; the daily issue of a newspaper.
ISSUE, noun. Progeny; a child or children; offspring. In law, sometimes, in a general sense, all persons descended from a common ancestor; all lineal descendants.
ISSUE, noun. Produce of the earth, or profits of land, tenements, or other property; as, A conveyed to B all his right for a term of years, with all the issues, rents, and profits.
ISSUE, noun. A discharge of flux, as of blood.
ISSUE, noun. An opening or outlet, providing for an exit or egress.
ISSUE, noun. (medicine) An artificial ulcer, usually made in the fleshy part of the arm or leg, to produce the secretion and discharge of pus for the relief of some affected part.
ISSUE, noun. The final outcome or result; upshot; conclusion; event; hence, contest; test; trial.
ISSUE, noun. A point in debate or controversy on which the parties take affirmative and negative positions; a presentation of alternatives between which to choose or decide.
ISSUE, noun. (legal) In pleading, a single material point of law or fact depending in the suit, which, being affirmed on the one side and denied on the other, is presented for determination.
ISSUE, noun. (finance) A financial instrument in a company, such as a bond, stock or other security; the emission of such an instrument.
ISSUE, noun. (euphemistic) A problem or concern, usually of a mental nature.
ISSUE, noun. An instalment of a periodical; a specific instance of a regular publication
ISSUE, verb. To pass or flow out; to run out, as from any enclosed place.
ISSUE, verb. To go out; to rush out; to sally forth; as, troops issued from the town, and attacked the besiegers.
ISSUE, verb. To proceed, as from a source; as, water issues from springs; light issues from the sun.
ISSUE, verb. To proceed, as progeny; to be derived; to be descended; to spring.
ISSUE, verb. To extend; to pass or open; as, the path issues into the highway.
ISSUE, verb. To be produced as an effect or result; to grow or accrue; to arise; to proceed; as, rents and profits issuing from land, tenements, or a capital stock.
ISSUE, verb. To turn out (in a given way); to have a specified issue or result, to result (in).
ISSUE, verb. (legal) In pleading, to come to a point in fact or law, on which the parties join issue.
ISSUE, verb. To send out; to put into circulation; as, to issue notes from a bank.
ISSUE, verb. To deliver for use; as, to issue provisions.
ISSUE, verb. To send out officially; to deliver by authority; as, to issue an order; to issue a writ.
ISSUE, noun. A Monacan Indian; a member of a Mestee group originating in Amherst County, Virginia.
ISSUE PEA, noun. (medicine) (archaic) A pea, or similar round body, used to maintain irritation in a wound, and promote the secretion and discharge of pus.
ISSUE PEAS, noun. Plural of issue pea
ISSUE TRACKING SYSTEM, noun. (computing) A software that manages and maintains lists of issues, as organization need it.
ISSUE TRACKING SYSTEMS, noun. Plural of issue tracking system

Dictionary definition

ISSUE, noun. 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".
ISSUE, noun. One of a series published periodically; "she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room".
ISSUE, noun. 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".
ISSUE, noun. 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".
ISSUE, noun. Supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government.
ISSUE, noun. The income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property; "the average return was about 5%".
ISSUE, noun. A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event".
ISSUE, noun. The immediate descendants of a person; "she was the mother of many offspring"; "he died without issue".
ISSUE, noun. The becoming visible; "not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins".
ISSUE, noun. An opening that permits escape or release; "he blocked the way out"; "the canyon had only one issue".
ISSUE, noun. The act of issuing printed materials.
ISSUE, verb. Prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; "publish a magazine or newspaper".
ISSUE, verb. Circulate or distribute or equip with; "issue a new uniform to the children"; "supply blankets for the beds".
ISSUE, verb. Bring out an official document (such as a warrant).
ISSUE, verb. Come out of; "Water issued from the hole in the wall"; "The words seemed to come out by themselves".
ISSUE, verb. Make out and issue; "write out a check"; "cut a ticket"; "Please make the check out to me".

Wise words

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Mother Teresa