invitation invitation  /ˌɪn vɪ ˈteɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something
  2. (n) a tempting allurement

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At the same time, Italian Prime Minister Amintore Fanfani sent an invitation from Rome to do the same thing.
  2. All these received official invitations, were saluted, handshaken, welcomed at the White House.
  3. At the same time, Italian Prime Minister Amintore Fanfani sent an invitation from Rome to do the same thing.

News

  1. Marin briefs: Marin Catholic's Mahalak receives invitation to Elite 11 quarterback camp finals

    Marin Catholic High quarterback Morgan Mahalak, who has committed to play football at Oregon, on Monday received an invitation to the Elite 11 quarterback camp finals.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marin Independent Journal

  2. HTC sends out Butterfly S and Desire 600 launch invitation in Taiwan

    According to an invitation we received earlier today, HTC and Taiwanese carrier Chunghwa Telecom will be holding a joint event on June 19th to launch two devices locally: the already announced 4.5-inch, BoomSound-enabled Desire 600 , along with a new Butterfly S. While no specs are mentioned here for the latter phone, our usually reliable friends over at ePrice received a tip last month on what ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Engadget

  3. Media Invitation - CIBC to celebrate the grand opening of new Crown Isle branch

    Media Invitation - CIBC to celebrate the grand opening of new Crown Isle branch
    on June 8, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I regret that the Army felt it was necessary to rescind their invitation to the National Day of Prayer Task Force to participate in the Pentagon's special prayer service," Graham said in a written statement.
    on Apr 21, 2010 By: Billy Graham Source: FOXNews

  2. "If I were a betting man, we'll reach an agreement with the Iraqis," Bush said. "Of course, we're there at their invitation. It's a sovereign nation ...... We're going to work hard to accommodate their desires. It's their country."
    on Feb 3, 2005 By: President Bush Source: Hartford Courant

  3. "We confirm that the Palestinian government refuses the invitation to early elections because it is unconstitutuional and could cause tension among Palestinians," Haniyeh said in his first public comments following Abbas' announcement Saturday...
    on Dec 17, 2006 By: Ismail Haniyeh Source: Jerusalem Post

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