re·​is·​sue | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈi-(ˌ)shü How to pronounce reissue (audio) , chiefly British -ˈi-(ˌ)syü \
reissued; reissuing; reissues

Definition of reissue

intransitive verb

: to come forth again

transitive verb

: to issue again especially : to cause to become available again

Other Words from reissue

reissue noun

Examples of reissue in a Sentence

The publisher has decided to reissue the author's out-of-print books.
Recent Examples on the Web Places that have met the trigger L.A. County would use to reissue a mask-wearing order include counties that are home to Boston; Detroit; Buffalo, N.Y.; and suburban areas around New York City, such as Long Island and Westchester County. Los Angeles Times, 16 May 2022 The provision for the teacher ordered the state education commissioner to automatically reissue a teaching certificate to replace one that had expired. Christopher Keating, Hartford Courant, 24 Apr. 2022 In further celebration of the debut LP’s anniversary, the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees will reissue all eight of their studio albums in deluxe vinyl editions. Jonathan Cohen, SPIN, 28 Mar. 2022 Bright Eyes have announced an ambitious plan to reissue their entire catalog with accompanying EPs, aptly titled the Companion series. Angie Martoccio, Rolling Stone, 1 Feb. 2022 To accompany Little Earthquakes: The Graphic Album, Amos will also reissue a deluxe edition of Little Earthquakes on vinyl. Larisha Paul, Rolling Stone, 22 Feb. 2022 In late 2022, Light in the Attic will reportedly reissue Davis' final — and personal favorite — studio album Crashin' From Passion, per her website. Vanessa Etienne,, 10 Feb. 2022 Dimitrijevic has sparred with Milwaukee Health Commissioner Kirsten Johnson over Johnson’s refusal to reissue a health order to trigger the mask ordinance the city currently has in place. Sophie Carson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 7 Jan. 2022 Louisiana on August 4 became the first U.S. state to reissue a mask mandate, doing so during a record-breaking Covid spike as the state became the first to be hard-hit by the delta variant's surge. Nicholas Reimann, Forbes, 28 Sep. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of reissue

1613, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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11 Jun 2022

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“Reissue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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