invitation

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌɪnvɪˈteɪʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌɪnvɪˈteɪʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(in′vi tāshən)


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invitation

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. by invitation only
  2. at the invitation of the [chef, director, organizer, host]
  3. didn't get an invitation
  4. did you get your invitation?
  5. have you sent out the invitations?
  6. we've sent out [200] invitations
  7. a [party, wedding, dinner] invitation
  8. an invitation to the [party]
  9. respond to the [wedding] invitation
  10. an invitation to [attend, participate]
  11. extend an invitation to
  12. your invitation must have gotten lost in the mail
  13. received a special invitation to
  14. have an open invitation (to)
  15. accepted the invitation to [speak, present, attend]
  16. turned down the invitation to [speak]
  17. admission by invitation only
  18. is an invitation [for trouble, to get robbed]
n as adj
  1. an invitation letter
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