standing/open invitation

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of standing/open invitation

:an invitation that says one is always welcome
  • You have a standing/open invitation to visit us any time.

Word by Word Definitions

standing play
  1. : not yet cut or harvested

  2. : upright on the feet or base : erect

  3. : not flowing : stagnant

  1. : a place to stand in : location

  2. : a position from which one may assert or enforce legal rights and duties

  3. : length of service or experience especially as determining rank, pay, or privilege

open play
  1. : having no enclosing or confining barrier : accessible on all or nearly all sides

  2. : being in a position or adjustment to permit passage : not shut or locked

  3. : having a barrier (such as a door) so adjusted as to allow passage

  1. : to move (something, such as a door) from a closed position

  2. : to make available for entry or passage by turning back (something, such as a barrier) or removing (something, such as a cover or an obstruction)

  3. : to make available for or active in a regular function

  1. : opening

  2. : open and unobstructed space: such as

  3. : open air

invitation play
  1. : the act of inviting

  2. : an often formal request to be present or participate

  3. : incentive, inducement


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