take issue with
Also found in: Idioms.
take issue withverb be against, be antagonistic to, be antipathetic to, be at odds with, be contra to, be contrary to, be different to, be hostile to, be inimical to, be opposed to, be repugnant to, challenge, clash, conflict with, oppose, render inopportune
Associated concepts: take issue with the opportunity
See also: antagonize, contest, contradict, counter, counteract, demurrer, disown, dispute, dissent, gainsay, impugn, oppose