Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) invite (a colloquial expression for invitation) "he didn't get no invite to the party"
- S: (v) invite, ask for (increase the likelihood of) "ask for trouble"; "invite criticism"
- S: (v) invite, ask over, ask round (invite someone to one's house) "Can I invite you for dinner on Sunday night?"
- S: (v) tempt, invite (give rise to a desire by being attractive or inviting) "the window displays tempted the shoppers"
- S: (v) invite, bid (ask someone in a friendly way to do something)
- S: (v) invite, pay for (have as a guest) "I invited them to a restaurant"
- S: (v) invite, ask in (ask to enter) "We invited the neighbors in for a cup of coffee"
- S: (v) invite, call for (request the participation or presence of) "The organizers invite submissions of papers for the conference"
- S: (v) receive, take in, invite (express willingness to have in one's home or environs) "The community warmly received the refugees"