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invite

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of invite

  1. 1 to request the presence or participation of <she's invited only select friends to visit her new house> Synonyms ask, bid Related Words solicit; beckon, call, summon

  2. 2 to act so as to make (something) more likely <you're just inviting ridicule by making such outrageous claims> Synonyms ask (for), flirt (with), court, wooRelated Words angle (for), fish (for); hunt, search, seek; provoke, tempt





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