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British English: /ˈɪʃuː/
, /ˈɪsjuː/
American English: /ˈɪʃu/

Translation of issue in French:


  • 1 (topic for discussion) a political issue
    une question or un problème politique
    that's not the issue
    ce n'est pas la question or le problème
    to force the issue
    précipiter la solution d'une question or d'un problème
    to make an issue (out) of
    faire une histoire de
    the point at issue
    ce qui est en cause
    her beliefs are not at issue
    ses croyances ne sont pas en question
    our future is at issue here
    c'est notre avenir qui est en question ici
    to be at issue (in disagreement)
    être en désaccord (over, about sur)
    to take issue with
    entrer en désaccord avec
    I must take issue with you on that
    je dois vous signifier mon désaccord sur ce point
  • 7 (offspring) to die without issue
    mourir sans laisser de descendance

transitive verb

  • 1 (allocate)
    distribuer (book, food, arms, uniforms) (to à)
    to issue somebody with
    fournir quelque chose à quelqu'un
    to be issued with
  • 3 (release officially)
    émettre (stamps, coins, shares)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (flow out)to issue from
    (water, liquid)
    s'écouler de
    (gas, smoke)
    émaner de
    (shouts, laughter, insults)
    provenir de
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