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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tempting allurement; A request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something.

Usage examples (40)
  • She was an invitation to trouble
  • An invitation to lunch
  • She threw the invitation away
  • But it is no occasion for vanity when one recalls the invitation from the farmer to his son's school-teacher. for more
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