Spanish translation of 'invite'
[ɪnˈvaɪt ]transitive verb
1. [person] invitar
(esp to important celebration) convidar
to invite sb to do sth invitar a algn a hacer algo
to invite sb to dinner/lunch invitar a algn a cenar/almorzar
to invite sb to have a drink invitar a algn a tomar algo
to invite sb in/up invitar a algn a pasar/subir
to invite sb out invitar a algn a salir
they invited me out to dinner me invitaron a cenar (a un restaurante)
I’ve invited them over for drinks los he invitado a tomar unas copas en casa
2. (= request)
(more frm) solicitar
they are inviting applications for the post of ... han abierto el plazo para recibir solicitudes para el puesto de ...
3. (= provoke)
[discussion, ridicule] provocar
to invite trouble buscarse problemas
to do so would be to invite defeat hacer eso sería provocar la propia derrota
A invites comparison with B A nos induce a compararlo con B
she seems to invite stares parece que provoca las miradas de la gente
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Example Sentences Including 'invite'
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Moreover, he frequently invited them to meals and parties at his fine Oxford country house.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
Two or three of us were hanging about so they invited us to join the party.THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)
All disciplinary procedures should include inviting the employee formally to a disciplinary hearing.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
In 1955 he was invited to join the committee charged with reforming the Chinese language.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The other big manufacturers have also been invited to meet officials.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
We also invite you to apply what you have learned from reading this book.Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)
What about inviting her local bike shop?Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Other London boroughs will also be invited to sign up to the shared framework.Computing (2010)
One spring afternoon he invited him to join him flying two of the squadron Spitfires.FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
She also invited him over to her house.The Sun (2016)
The pernicious trend is to invite criticism.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The songs failed to set the world alight, but they impressed Fleetwood enough for him to invite them to join the band.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The trend also invites a curious copycat syndrome.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But what they did in the frozen far south in the years that followed has invited intense criticism.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Dozens of relatives and friends had been invited to a party at her family home.The Sun (2007)
He sent other explicit photos to a 20-year-old student who he also invited to share hotel trysts.The Sun (2016)
He took me out for a romantic meal and I invited him back to my flat afterwards.The Sun (2007)
My mum has been invited to a wedding but not my dad.The Sun (2013)
None of the family was invited to the wedding, she said.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
She then had a birthday party and invited me.The Sun (2015)
So do take the trouble to invite them out or go in for a visit.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The wedding invite had been left in a handbag.The Sun (2011)
There will always be a second thought about what to invite me to.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Those who pass are invited to apply to the force.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We formally invite you to interview.The Sun (2013)
We were invited to dress formally or in national dress.The Sun (2008)
But his preaching does seem to invite trouble.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
I invited them to accompany me to a former war zone and witness the negative effects of war.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Parents are invited to accompany their youngsters.Christianity Today (2000)
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'invite' in Other Languages
British English: invite /ɪnˈvaɪt/ VERB
If you invite someone to something such as a party or a meal, you ask them to come to it.
She invited him to her birthday party.
- American English: invite
- Arabic: يَدْعُو
- Brazilian Portuguese: convidar
- Chinese: 邀请
- Croatian: pozvati
- Czech: pozvat
- Danish: invitere
- Dutch: uitnodigen
- European Spanish: invitar
- Finnish: kutsua tilaisuuteen ym.
- French: inviter
- German: einladen
- Greek: προσκαλώ
- Italian: invitare
- Japanese: 誘う
- Korean: 초대하다
- Norwegian: invitere
- Polish: zaprosić
- European Portuguese: convidar
- Romanian: a invita
- Russian: приглашать
- Spanish: invitar
- Swedish: bjuda in
- Thai: เชิญ
- Turkish: davet etmek
- Ukrainian: запрошувати
- Vietnamese: mời
British English: invite NOUN
An invite is an invitation to something such as a party or a meal.
They haven't got an invite to the wedding.
Translation of invite from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary
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