Definition of 'at issue'
Example sentences containing 'at issue'
The only question at issue in the trial will be why.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
This was not the point at issue.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Truman (1986)
The point at issue to consider is your motivation.Positive Parent Power (1991) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The question at issue is whether tight fiscal policy has compounded these problems by taking demand out of the economy.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The question at issue was how different storeys under common occupation in the same block were to be entered in the rating list.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The question at issue should be: so what if they did?The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
The point at issue is that he didn't want to.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
But there were also deep philosophical questions at issue, above all that of the autonomy of philosophy.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
Two points are at issue.The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
Nor does it matter, since the exact nature of the mathematics involved is in no way relevant to the point at issue.The Complete Stories Volume 2 (1995)
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