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Synonyms for invitation

Synonyms for invitation

a spoken or written request for someone to take part or be present

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something that attracts, especially with the promise of pleasure or reward

Words related to invitation

a request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something

a tempting allurement

References in classic literature ?
The invitations are for Wednesday, and this is only Sunday morning.
I received the invitation yesterday; made Mouston post hither with my wardrobe, and only this morning discovered my misfortune; and from now till the day after to- morrow, there isn't a single fashionable tailor who will undertake to make me a suit.
Why on earth have you been sending out invitations without telling me, Rosamond?
If the invitations had been accepted she would have gone to invite her mamma and the rest, whom she had seen nothing of for several days; and she now put on her bonnet to go and inquire what had become of them all, suddenly feeling as if there were a conspiracy to leave her in isolation with a husband disposed to offend everybody.
Hardyman's invitations were in some cases refused; and in others accepted by husbands with excuses for the absence of their wives.
If his father and mother accepted the invitation, Isabel's only objection to hastening the union would fall to the ground.
Lovell Mingott's invitations to make cruelly clear their determination not to meet the Countess Olenska.
When this invitation came to me, I had engagements in Boston that seemed to make it impossible for me to speak in Atlanta.
For so many years had Michael not run with another dog, that at first Jerry's invitation had little meaning to him.
Wickham, and give him an invitation also, if the family from Longbourn would come in the evening.
There is no fear that Emily will refuse your invitation.
However painfully I may feel the separation myself, I shall put a cheerful face on it; and I shall urge George to accept the invitation.
Burch bowed courteously, accepted the invitation "in the same spirit in which it was offered," and asked Brother Milliken to lead in prayer.
Donwell and Randalls had received their invitation, and none had come for her father and herself; and Mrs.
Perhaps you can get me an invitation to Princess Ozma's birthday celebration, which will be the grandest royal function ever held in Fairyland.