Definitions for invitationˌɪn vɪˈteɪ ʃən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
in•vi•ta•tionˌɪn vɪˈteɪ ʃən(n.)
the act of inviting.
the written or spoken form with which a person is invited.
attraction or incentive; allurement.
The speech was an invitation to rebellion.
Origin of invitation:
1590–1600; < L invītātiō=invītā(re) to invite+-tiō -tion
a request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something
"an invitation to lunch"; "she threw the invitation away"
a tempting allurement
"she was an invitation to trouble"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
invitation(noun)ˌɪn vɪˈteɪ ʃən
an offer or request for sb to attend or do sth
a party invitation; an invitation to speak at a conference
invitationˌɪn vɪˈteɪ ʃən
a letter or card inviting sb to an event
Do you sell wedding invitations?
The act of inviting; solicitation; the requesting of a person's company; as, an invitation to a party, to a dinner, or to visit a friend.
A document written or printed, or spoken words, conveying the message by which one is invited.
A line that is intentionally left open to encourage the opponent to attack.
the act of inviting; solicitation; the requesting of a person's company; as, an invitation to a party, to a dinner, or to visit a friend
a document written or printed, or spoken words, /onveying the message by which one is invited
Invitation is the first full-length studio album from the Finnish power metal band Altaria.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'invitation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4702
Rank popularity for the word 'invitation' in Nouns Frequency: #1675
Translations for invitation
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a (written) request to come or go somewhere
Have you received an invitation to their party?; We had to refuse the invitation to the wedding.
- convitePortuguese (BR)
- die EinladungGerman
- invitation; indbydelseDanish
- ielūgums; uzaicinājumsLatvian
- innbydelse, invitasjonNorwegian
- 邀請函，請帖Chinese (Trad.)
- دعوت نامہUrdu
- thiếp mờiVietnamese
- 请柬，请帖Chinese (Simp.)
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