inviting inviting  /ɪn ˈvaɪ tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) attractive and tempting

Usage(s):

  1. Klaus deftly overcame much of that by inviting the protesters inside the tent.
  2. The most inviting: the earth's close, and probably most hospitable, planetary neighbor.
  3. Klaus deftly overcame much of that by inviting the protesters inside the tent.

News

  1. Designer tips to add that perfect sizzle to your home decor

    The sun-drenched colors and inviting textures of summer provide plenty of decorating ideas. The trick is doing it right: A summer-inspired interior can become a tacky, tropical disaster if it’s done with too heavy a hand. But with a light touch and strategic choices, your home can be brightened all year long by the fleeting beauty of summer.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Peoria Journal Star

  2. MARTA seeks input on proposals for I-20 corridor

    Atlanta's metro transit authority is inviting the community to learn about proposed transit projects in the I-20 East Transit initiative.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: FOX 5 Atlanta

  3. LINCOLN PARK: DDA looks for artists to display work with DIA program

    LINCOLN PARK — The Downtown Development Authority is inviting all interested artists to bring their work to the Park Restaurant Hall, 1681 Fort St., between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Tuesday for it to be considered for display in the downtown area during the Detroit Institute of Arts’ Inside|Out program.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

Quotes

  1. "For a long time, China has dreamed of opening its doors and inviting the world's athletes to Beijing for the Olympic Games," Rogge, head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), said in a speech at the Games' opening at the Bird's Nest...
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Jacques Rogge Source: Reuters India

  2. In Wednesday's statement to "Entertainment Tonight," Jones said she "made an error in judgment by inviting the media into the most intimate area of my life."
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: Star Jones Source: Reuters

  3. "It's time for them to get the job done, so I'm inviting congressional leaders from both parties, both political parties, to meet with me at the White House next week," Bush said in a speech to a veterans civic organization in Washington's...
    on Apr 10, 2007 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

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