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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And an EU deal with Erdoganthat halted the mass influx of Syrian refugees into the bloc means the Turkish leader is like an estranged relative that you can't disinvite from a family dinner, no matter how badly you think he has behaved.
As soon as that went public we discovered there was a petition brought by [the] women's officer in our students' union petitioning us to disinvite her and not allow her to speak.
I respect their right to disinvite us if that's what they want to do.
Was is unfair and not uniform to disinvite candidate Colin Farnsworth because his opponent, Mary Walston, chose not to attend?
Yet we in the West, with our "hate speech" legislation and rules that demonize "Islamophobia," and our universities that disinvite critics of Islam like Ayaan Hirsi Ali, have given such a veto to the jihadists, and in effect validated Islamic blasphemy laws as superior to our right to free speech.
It's almost always wrong to try to suppress speech, erect speech codes and disinvite speakers.
France's decision not to disinvite Putin over the Ukraine crisis irked Harper, who told reporters he planned to ignore the Russian bully-boy.
This year, left-wing students forced the president of Brandeis University to disinvite Ayaan Hirsi Ah, the brave critic of the deprivation of women's rights by Islamic extremists, over her criticism of Islam; Smith College announced that International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde withdrew as the school's 2014 commencement speaker due to faculty and student protests over the IMF's policies; Haverford College, an institution founded by tolerant Quakers, prevented Robert J.
And if Hollywood accuses Frances of being style over substance one more time I'll disinvite him to the end-of-series party we're holding in a marquee that she fashioned entirely out of marzipan and brandy snap sticks.
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.
This month Morsi received Bashir in Cairo despite calls by local and international rights groups to either disinvite or arrest the Sudanese leader on the basis of the ICC warrant.
You will find yourself becoming a third wheel and you will begin to disinvite yourself.