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English definition of “invite”

invite

verb [T] (REQUEST FORMALLY)    /ɪnˈvaɪt/
C1 to request something, especially formally or politely : Offers in the region of £1,000,000 are invited for the property . [+ obj + to infinitive ] The newspaper invited readers to write in with their views .Making appeals and requests
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