the act of inviting.
the written or spoken form with which a person is invited.
something offered as a suggestion:
an invitation to consider a business merger.
attraction or incentive; allurement.
The speech was an invitation to rebellion.
the act of inviting, such as an offer of entertainment or hospitality
(as modifier): an invitation dance, an invitation race
the act of enticing or attracting; allurement
verb (used with object), invited, inviting. 1. to request the presence or participation of in a kindly, courteous, or complimentary way, especially to request to come or go to some place, gathering, entertainment, etc., or to do something: to invite friends to dinner. 2. to request politely or formally: to invite donations. 3. to act […]
verb (used with object), invoked, invoking. 1. to call for with earnest desire; make supplication or pray for: to invoke God’s mercy. 2. to call on (a deity, Muse, etc.), as in prayer or supplication. 3. to declare to be binding or in effect: to invoke the law; to invoke a veto. 4. to appeal […]
[ree-in-duhs-tree-uh-lahyz] /ˌri ɪnˈdʌs tri əˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), reindustrialized, reindustrializing. 1. to subject to reindustrialization. verb (used without object), reindustrialized, reindustrializing. 2. to undergo reindustrialization.
[ree-in-duhs-tree-uh-li-zey-shuh n] /ˌri ɪnˌdʌs tri ə lɪˈzeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the revitalization of an industry or industrial society through government aid and tax incentives, modernization of factories and machinery, etc.