1. An invitation.


  1. To ask for the presence or participation of someone or something.
    We invited our friends round for dinner.
  2. To request formally.
    I invite you all to be seated.
  3. To encourage.
    I always invite criticism of my definitions.
    Wearing that skimpy dress, you are bound to invite attention.
  4. To allure; to draw to; to tempt to come; to induce by pleasure or hope; to attract.

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