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issue

is·sue

issue

 
 
pronunciation:
I shu
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a subject that is important to people and that people are talking about.
They discussed the issue of joining a union.
synonyms:
point
similar words:
business, consideration, focus, subject, topic
definition 2: something that is produced and sent out.
Did you get the June issue of the sports magazine?
similar words:
journal, magazine, newspaper, serial
derivation: issuer (n.)