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invite someone into some place

 and invite someone in
to bid or request someone to enter a place. Don't leave Dan out there in the rain. Invite him into the house! Oh, do invite in the children!
See also: invite, place

invite someone out

to ask someone out on a date. I would love to invite you out sometime. If I did, would you go? Has he ever invited out a girl on a date?
See also: invite, out

invite someone over (for something)

to bid or request someone to come to one's house for something, such as a meal, party, chat, cards, etc. Let's invite Tony and Nick over for dinner. Let's invite over some new people.
See also: invite, over

invite someone to something

to bid or request someone to come to an event. Shall we invite Sally to the party? I didn't invite her. She invited herself to this affair.
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Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 7 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Reptile FX, a leading India born video production studio specializing in explainer videos and ads for businesses using animation and live action, today announced its foray into the wedding card industry with its latest offering of animated wedding invites.
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We didn't want this to interfere in any way with the work day for the businesses we invite," he says.
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The decision to invite DAV clearly honors our nation's disabled veterans and their sacrifices for our nation.
This summer, camps across the country are being encouraged to invite their members of Congress to visit their camp so that these elected officials can witness firsthand that camp provides essential elements critical to a child's total education.
No matter how different the occasions, there are similarities that link Gelatin's appearances, from the objects and constructions they cobble together using found materials to the way they invite the viewer to take an active role in the art experience--not to mention their staging of themselves: jolly and often naked.