invite out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyinvite out
he/she/itinvites out
present participleinviting out
past tenseinvited out
past participleinvited out
  1. invite someone out to invite someone to go somewhere such as a restaurant or cinema with you, often because you want to start a romantic or sexual relationship with them

    I’m thinking of inviting him out to the theatre.

See also main entry: invite