|English Dictionary: 'Invitation||by the DICT Development Group|
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|From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:|
Invitation \In`vi*ta"tion\, n. [L. invitatio: cf. F. invitation.|
1. The act of inviting; solicitation; the requesting of a
person's company; as, an invitation to a party, to a
dinner, or to visit a friend.
2. A document written or printed, or spoken words,
[?]onveying the message by which one is invited.
3. Allurement; enticement. [R.]
She gives the leer of invitation. --Shak.