New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: incite · invoice · finite · ignite · invade · inviolate · invoke · uninvited · unite · infinite
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invite

1 verb politely ask (sb) INTRANSITIVEcuireadh a thabhairtshe invited me into her house thug sí cuireadh isteach domthey invited me for an interview thug siad cuireadh chun agallaimh dom, chuir siad cuireadh chuig agallamh ormI was invited to the wedding fuair mé cuireadh chun na bainiseguests are invited to dress up for the night iarrtar ar aíonna gléasadh suas don oíche 2 verb FIN ask for, encourage (sth) TRANSITIVEiarr verb  c m ulorg verb  c m uthe government is inviting tenders for the work tá tairiscintí á lorg ag an rialtas don obairhe invited questions after the talk d'iarr sé ar dhaoine ceisteanna a chur nuair a bhí an chaint thart, bhí sé sásta ceisteanna a fhreagairt tar éis na cainte
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3 verb provoke (emotion or state) TRANSITIVEspreag verb  c m ugríosaigh verb  c m uthis garden invites contemplation spreagann an gairdín seo machnamh, áit mhaith chun machnaimh an gairdín seothe article invited criticism tharraing an t-alt cáineadh, cáineadh an t-alt

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