Another word for invite
To request the presence of
ask, have over, have in, ask out, bid come, extend an invitation to, send an invitation to, request, summon, beckon, call, request the pleasure of one's company, include in the guest list, request an R.S.V.P.
To ask politely or offer an inducement to
bid, request, induce, beg, suggest, encourage, welcome, entice, tempt, solicit, entreat, pray, supplicate, petition, persuade, prevail on, insist, ask insistently, press, ply, propose, lure, allure, attract, draw, call forth, court, beseech, importune, crave, appeal to, implore, call upon, sue, beg leave; see also urge 2.
Another word for inviteverb
To request that someone take part in or be present at a particular occasion:ask, bid. See warn
To behave so as to bring on (danger, for example):court, provoke, tempt. See seek