Textual thesaurus for "issue"

(noun) issuance, issuing

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

(noun) publication

the act of issuing printed materials

(noun) exit, outlet, way out

an opening that permits escape or release

he blocked the way out; the canyon had only one issue

(noun) topic, subject, matter

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

(noun) number

one of a series published periodically

she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room

(noun) egress, emergence

the becoming visible

not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins

(noun) offspring, progeny

the immediate descendants of a person

she was the mother of many offspring; he died without issue

(noun) effect, consequence, event, result, outcome, upshot

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

(noun) proceeds, return, yield, payoff, take, takings

the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

the average return was about 5%

(noun) government issue, military issue

supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government

(verb) egress, emerge, go forth, come forth, come out

come out of

Water issued from the hole in the wall; The words seemed to come out by themselves

(verb) release, publish, put out, bring out

prepare and issue for public distribution or sale

publish a magazine or newspaper

(verb) write out, cut, make out

make out and issue

write out a check; cut a ticket; Please make the check out to me

(verb) supply

circulate or distribute or equip with

issue a new uniform to the children; supply blankets for the beds