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topic

topic as in the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
  • "he didn't want to discuss that subject"
  • "it was a very sensitive topic"
  • "his letters were always on the theme of love"

Synonyms

  • subjectpossibly accepting or permitting; being under the power or sovereignty of another or others; likely to be affected by something; cause to experience or suffer or make liable or vulnerable to; make accountable for; make subservient; the subject matter of a conversation or discussion; something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation; a branch of knowledge; some situation or event that is thought about; (grammar) one of the two main constituents of a sentence; a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; a person who owes allegiance to that nation; (logic) the first term of a proposition
  • themeprovide with a particular theme or motive; the subject matter of a conversation or discussion; a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in literary or artistic work; (music) melodic subject of a musical composition; an essay (especially one written as an assignment); (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
topic as in some situation or event that is thought about
  • "he kept drifting off the topic"
  • "he had been thinking about the subject for several years"
  • "it is a matter for the police"

Synonyms

  • subjectpossibly accepting or permitting; being under the power or sovereignty of another or others; likely to be affected by something; cause to experience or suffer or make liable or vulnerable to; make accountable for; make subservient; the subject matter of a conversation or discussion; something (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation; a branch of knowledge; some situation or event that is thought about; (grammar) one of the two main constituents of a sentence; a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; a person who owes allegiance to that nation; (logic) the first term of a proposition
  • issueprepare and issue for public distribution or sale; circulate or distribute or equip with; bring out an official document (such as a warrant) ; come out of; make out and issue; an important question that is in dispute and must be settled; one of a series published periodically; some situation or event that is thought about; the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity); supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government ; the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property; a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; the immediate descendants of a person; the becoming visible; an opening that permits escape or release; the act of issuing printed materials
  • matterhave weight; a vaguely specified concern; some situation or event that is thought about; that which has mass and occupies space; a problem; (used with negation) having consequence; written works (especially in books or magazines)