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
Related Words for invitesurge, draw, lead, propose, welcome, request, woo, tempt, summon, encourage, persuade, call, insist, suggest, press, attract, lure, court, solicit, pray
Examples from the Web for invites
Contemporary Examples of invites
It invites dictatorial and rogue regimes to use Americans serving overseas as bargaining chips.Aging Cuban Exiles And Their Lawmakers Bypassed by White House
December 17, 2014
Instead Kitsch is the kind of man who invites an audience of women.Alright ‘True Detective,’ You Got Me: Taylor Kitsch Is a Woman’s Man
November 1, 2014
(She addresses me in various terms of endearment, as one would an old friend, and invites me to swim in her pool after lunch).Gail Sheehy Books Passage to the Past
September 3, 2014
Some activists have shut down Facebook forums and stopped other online activity, saying that to be active now invites attack.Libya: Requiem for a Revolution
August 7, 2014
Solitude activates the imagination, and invites introspection.Pulling the Plug on English Departments
July 28, 2014
Historical Examples of invites
Messenio announces an auction and invites the spectators to attend.The Dramatic Values in Plautus
Wilton Wallace Blancke
In this tract he invites every man to utter his views on the subject.Slavery Ordained of God
Rev. Fred A. Ross, D.D.
The whole poem is bathed in beauty, and invites perusal after perusal.
Thus he invites us to follow him towards the lofty blue peaks.Mountain Meditations
She lays the tray before her son and invites me to partake of the repast.The Book of Khalid
verb (ɪnˈvaɪt) (tr)
Word Origin for invite
1650s, from invite (v.).