Definitions of issue

  1. To pass or flow out; to proceed; to come to a point in fact or law, on which tho parties join and rest the decision of the cause; to close; to end.
  2. To send forth; give or flow out; proceed; result.
  3. To send out; to put into circulation; as, to issue notes from a bank.
  4. To deliver for use; as, to issue provisions.
  5. To send out officially; to deliver by authority; as, to issue an order; to issue a writ.
  6. To send out; publish; put into circulation; as, to issue a magazine.
  7. To send out: to put into circulation: to give out for use.
  8. To send out; put in circulation.
  9. To pass or flow out; to run out, as from any inclosed place.
  10. To go out; to rush out; to sally forth; as, troops issued from the town, and attacked the besiegers.
  11. To proceed, as from a source; as, water issues from springs; light issues from the sun.
  12. To proceed, as progeny; to be derived; to be descended; to spring.
  13. To extend; to pass or open; as, the path issues into the highway.
  14. 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.
  15. To close; to end; to terminate; to turn out; as, we know not how the cause will issue.
  16. In pleading, to come to a point in fact or law, on which the parties join issue.
  17. To come or pass out; arise, as from a source; as, the stream issues from a hill; flow; proceed; be deacended.
  18. To go, flow, or come out: to proceed, as from a source: to spring: to be produced: ( law) to come to a point in fact or law: to terminate.
  19. To flow or pass out; proceed.
  20. prepare and issue for public distribution or sale; " publish a magazine or newspaper"
  21. come out of; " Water issued from the hole in the wall"; " The words seemed to come out by themselves"
  22. make out and issue; " write out a check"; " cut a ticket"; " Please make the check out to me"
  23. To send out; to put into circulation; to deliver for use. At issue, in debate; at variance. To join issue, to take opposite sides in a suit or debate.
  24. To send out or forth; to put in circulation; to deliver for use; to flow or come out; to spring, as from a source; to end or terminate; to arise.
  25. 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"
  26. the becoming visible; " not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins"
  27. supplies ( as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government
  28. the provision of something by issuing it ( usually in quantity); " a new issue of stamps"; " the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago"
  29. 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"
  30. one of a series published periodically; " she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waitingroom"
  31. bring out an official document ( such as a warrant)
  32. The act of passing or flowing out; a moving out from any inclosed 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.
  33. 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.
  34. 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.
  35. Progeny; a child or children; offspring. In law, sometimes, in a general sense, all persons descended from a common ancestor; all lineal descendants.
  36. 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.
  37. A discharge of flux, as of blood.
  38. 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.
  39. The final outcome or result; upshot; conclusion; event; hence, contest; test; trial.
  40. 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.
  41. 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. See General issue, under General, and Feigned issue, under Feigned.
  42. A term generally meaning all your children and their children down through the generations, including grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and so on. Also called " lineal descendants."
  43. The act of passing or flowing out; as, the issue of passengers through the door of the car; that which flows or passes out; discharge; as, the issue of blood or pus from a wound; publication; as, the issue of a book; the entire number or amount sent out at one time or during a particular period; as, the January issue of a magazine; a government issue of bank notes; offspring; descendants; produce of the earth; profits of land, etc.; important points in pleading or debate; result as, the issue of an investigation; an outcome; a running sore.
  44. ISSUER.
  45. A going or flowing out: act of sending out: that which flows or passes out: fruit of the body, children: produce, profits: circulation, as of banknotes: publication, as of a book: a giving out for use: ultimate result, consequence: political question for discussion: ( law) the question of fact submitted to a jury: ( med.) an ulcer produced artificially.
  46. The act of issuing.
  47. That which is issued; an edition; progeny; a matter of discussion; profits; final outcome.
  48. The act of passing or flowing out; a sending out; a giving out; that which issues or is issued; end or ultimate result; offspring; progeny; produce of the earth; profits of land or other property; a flux of blood; a discharge; a little ulcer made in some part of an animal body to produce discharges; the point of matter depending in suit, on which the parties join; the point in debate.
  49. The act of passing or flowing out; that which happens or turns out; end or ultimate result; children; offspring; circulation, as of bank- notes; giving out or delivering for use; the point in dispute in a suit at law.