tr.v. dis·in·vit·ed, dis·in·vit·ing, dis·in·vites
To rescind an invitation to: disinvited our friends for dinner because of an emergency.

dis·in·vi·ta′tion (-vĭ-tā′shən) n.


vb (tr)
obsolete to retract an invitation to


(ˌdɪs ɪnˈvaɪt)
v.t. -vit•ed, vit•ing.
to revoke an invitation to (someone).
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Boone was within her rights to disinvite the media and the public.
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And that is why he expressed his disappointment at Iran's decision and took his decision to disinvite them," the spokesman added.
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Gloria Thomas, the Center's director, issued a statement claiming that donor pressure had nothing to do with the decision to disinvite Walker and affirmed the University's commitment to academic freedom.
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So we were presented with a clearly defining moment for the Women's Leadership Summit--do we disinvite Jane and submit to intimidation, or do we argue for the right to freedom of speech, to open public discourse, the liberty to elect who we see and who we do not see and the right to select the path of forgiveness and reconciliation?