Translation of "invite" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪnˈvaɪt/ us /ɪnˈvɑɪt/ present participle inviting, past tense and past participle invited

A1 to ask someone to come to your house, to a party, etc.

They’ve invited us to the wedding.

(Translation of “invite” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /inˈvait/

to ask (a person) politely to come (eg to one’s house, to a party etc)

They have invited us to dinner tomorrow.

to ask (a person) politely to do something

He was invited to speak at the meeting.

to ask for (another person’s suggestions etc)

He invited proposals from members of the society.
invitation /inviˈteiʃən/ noun

a (written) request to come or go somewhere

Have you received an invitation to their party?
We had to refuse the invitation to the wedding.

the act of inviting

He attended the committee meeting on the invitation of the chairman.
inviting adjective

(opposite uninviting) attractive or tempting

tentador, atractivo
There was an inviting smell coming from the kitchen.

(Translation of “invite” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)