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verb [transitive] American disinvite pronunciation in American English /ˌdɪsɪnˈvaɪt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participledisinviting
past tensedisinvited
past participledisinvited
  1. 1
    to tell someone you have invited to something that they are no longer welcome to come
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to withdraw an invitation to

    Mrs. Lowell, who had only planned on dinner for four, did her best to disinvite some of the new guests.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 09/08/2015

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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