verb (used with object), in·vit·ed, in·vit·ing.
verb (used without object), in·vit·ed, in·vit·ing.
Origin of invite
Synonyms for invite
Examples from the Web for inviter
Historical Examples of inviter
It is disrespectful to the inviter to shun any of her guests.
Cutbill felt all the awkwardness that is commonly experienced when a man is asked to be his own inviter.The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly
Charles James Lever
I consider myself invited to Worcester once for all, and many thanks to the inviter.The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Volume VI, Familiar Letters
Henry David Thoreau
Popular preachers were invited to hold forth in this pulpit, but the Bishop was the inviter.The Town
Moreover, the very fact of an invitation to one's house implies confidence on the part of the inviter.Barchester Towers
verb (ɪnˈvaɪt) (tr)
Word Origin for invite
1650s, from invite (v.).