un·​is·​sued | \ ˌən-ˈi-(ˌ)shüd How to pronounce unissued (audio) , chiefly Southern -ˈi-shəd, chiefly British -ˈis-(ˌ)yüd \

Definition of unissued

: not put forth, distributed, or made available : not issued a previously unissued recording unissued stock

Examples of unissued in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On Friday, bankruptcy court approved Hertz's request to sell 246.8 million unissued shares to Jefferies LLC to raise up to $1 billion in new equity. Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY, "Looking to buy a car? Hertz is selling thousands of used cars in its fleet in bankruptcy at bargain prices," 14 June 2020 Fraud Eboni Wilson, 25, of the 1000 block of North Springfield, Chicago, was charged Oct. 4 with using an unissued credit card. Kimberly Fornek, chicagotribune.com, "Burr Ridge police blotter: Men flee in stolen vehicle," 29 Oct. 2017 In November the Numero Group will release Savage Young Dü, a box set of early music—much of it previously unissued—by the great Minneapolis trio Hüsker Dü, one of the bands that helped redefine the sound of American hardcore in the mid- to late 80s. Peter Margasak, Chicago Reader, "Music / Post No Bills / RIP Grant Hart of Hüsker Dü dead at 56," 14 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of unissued

1587, in the meaning defined above

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20 Jun 2020

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“Unissued.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unissued. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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