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RSVP

verb \ ˌär-ˌes-ˌvē-ˈpē \
RSVP'd or RSVPed; RSVP'ing or RSVPing
: to respond to an invitation

Examples of rsvp in a Sentence

  1. They asked us to RSVP by this Friday.

First Known Use of rsvp

1953

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Origin and Etymology of rsvp

French répondez s'il vous plaît

RSVP Defined for English Language Learners

RSVP

  • : to respond to an invitation


RSVP Defined for Kids

R.S.V.P.

abbreviation
please reply
Hint: The abbreviation R.S.V.P. comes from the French phrase répondez s'il vous plaît, which means “please reply.”

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