take issue with

Definition of take issue with

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : to seize or capture physically

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

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

issue play
  1. : proceeds from a source of revenue (such as an estate)

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

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

  1. : to go, come, or flow out

  2. : to come forth : emerge

  3. : accrue


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