Take issue with

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Definition

to take issue with (the president): to not agree with, to be opposed to, to be against, to have a problem with (the president)
idiom

Examples

  • "These terrorists – and I do not think this word is too strong – take issue with the fishing of bluefin tuna, arguing that the bluefin community is suffering terribly from over-fishing."

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