take issue with

Definition of take issue with

  1. :  to disagree with (someone or something) She took issue with the conclusions reached by the study.

Word by Word Definitions

takeplay
  1. :  to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

    :  to seize or capture physically

    :  to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. :  something that is taken:

    :  the amount of money received :  proceeds, receipts, income

    :  share, cut

issueplay
  1. :  proceeds from a source of revenue (as an estate)

    :  the action of going, coming, or flowing out :  egress, emergence

    :  a means or place of going out :  exit, outlet

  1. :  to go, come, or flow out

    :  to come forth :  emerge

    :  accrue


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