non·​is·​sue | \ ˌnän-ˈi-(ˌ)shü How to pronounce nonissue (audio) \

Definition of nonissue

: an issue of little importance, validity, or concern

Examples of nonissue in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web What was an alarming 20-week lead time became a nonissue. Jennifer Castenson, Forbes, 19 May 2022 The series, starring and exec-produced by Bridget Everett (Inside Amy Schumer), has received raves from fans for both the story and the fact that her character's size is simply a nonissue. Lynette Rice,, 6 Mar. 2022 With its big wheels, navigating parking-lot ruts is a nonissue. Ryan Stuart, Outside Online, 26 Jan. 2021 But with Pritzker’s announcement the state’s mask mandate for schools would end Monday, the legal wrangling could soon become a nonissue. Tracy Swartz,, 26 Feb. 2022 The positions being staked out by the mayoral candidates highlight the degree to which crime has emerged as an element of the upcoming election, after years of being a relative nonissue at City Hall. David Zahniser, Los Angeles Times, 8 Feb. 2022 One of the hardest parts about traveling solo is eating alone, but Portland makes mealtime a nonissue, thanks to its bustling food truck scene (known locally as food carts). Evie Carrick, Travel + Leisure, 28 Dec. 2021 The blowback for such a nonissue should strike any rational person as a ridiculous waste of time. Soleil Ho, San Francisco Chronicle, 7 Dec. 2021 For someone who has had no need to buy an automobile this year, steep inflation in cars and trucks has been a nonissue. New York Times, 6 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of nonissue

1964, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonissue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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