noun. ['ˌɪnvɪˈteɪʃən'] a request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something.
Words that Rhyme with Invitation
How do you pronounce invitation?
Pronounce invitation as ˌɪnvɪˈteɪʃən.
US - How to pronounce invitation in American English
UK - How to pronounce invitation in British English
Example sentences of the word invitation
1. Noun, singular or mass
This can be an open invitation for burglars to break into your home when you're not there.
Quotes containing the word invitation
1. I had fun last night,"I told Patch, flicking off my chin strap and handing over my helmet. "I'm officially on love with your sheets.""That the only thing you're in love with?""Nope. Your mattress, too."Some smile crept into Patch's eyes. "My bed's an open invitation.
- Becca Fitzpatrick, Silence
2. Plans are invitation to disappointment.
- Derek Landy, Mortal Coil
3. We tend to be preoccupied by our problems when we have a heightened sense of vulnerability and a diminished sense of power. Today, see each problem as an invitation to prayer.
- John Ortberg Jr., The Me I Want to Be: Becoming God's Best Version of You
noun. ['ˌɪnvɪˈteɪʃən'] a tempting allurement.