inviting ADJECTIVE tempting or attractive.
DERIVATIVES invitingly adverb.

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  • Invitingly — Inviting In*vit ing, a. Alluring; tempting; as, an inviting amusement or prospect. [1913 Webster] Nothing is so easy and inviting as the retort of abuse and sarcasm. W. Irving. {In*vit ing*ly}, adv. {In*vit ing*ness}, n. Jer. Taylor. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • invitingly — adverb see inviting …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • invitingly — See inviting. * * * …   Universalium

  • invitingly — adverb In an inviting manner; so as to attract; attractively …   Wiktionary

  • invitingly — adv. in an enticing manner, temptingly, attractively, alluringly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • invitingly — in·vit·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • invitingly — See: inviting …   English dictionary

  • invitingly — adverb in a tantalizing manner she smiled at him tantalizingly • Syn: ↑tantalizingly • Derived from adjective: ↑inviting, ↑tantalizing (for: ↑tantalizingly) …   Useful english dictionary

  • inviting — invitingly, adv. invitingness, n. /in vuy ting/, adj. attractive, alluring, or tempting: an inviting offer. [1580 90; INVITE + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • inviting — in|vit|ing [ınˈvaıtıŋ] adj something that is inviting is very attractive and makes you want to be near it, try it, taste it etc ▪ The log fire looked warm and inviting. >invitingly adv ▪ She smiled invitingly …   Dictionary of contemporary English