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  Words related to invite

Related / Similar Words: bid, call for, ask in, receive, take in, ask for, tempt, ask over, ask round, pay for

 

Definition:
  • a colloquial expression for invitation; "he didn''t get no invite to the party";
  • ask someone in a friendly way to do something;
  • request the participation or presence of; "The organizers invite submissions of papers for the conference";
  • ask to enter; "We invited the neighbors in for a cup of coffee";
  • express willingness to have in one''s home or environs; "The community warmly received the refugees";
  • increase the likelihood of; "ask for trouble"; "invite criticism";
  • give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting; "the window displays tempted the shoppers";
  • invite someone to one''s house; "Can I invite you for dinner on Sunday night?";
  • have as a guest; "I invited them to a restaurant";

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    See Also: ask out, invite out, take out

     

    Hyponyms: tempt, allure, challenge, call in, welcome, absorb, see, assume, induct

     

    Grouped Verbs: request, bespeak, call for, quest, ask over, ask round, ask in

     

    Derivational Morphology: pay for, ask over, ask round, bidding, summons, invitation, temptation, enticement, tempter, guest, invitee

     

    Anagrams: invent

     

     
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