invitee 1837, from INVITE (Cf. invite) + -EE (Cf. -ee).

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  • invitee — in·vi·tee /ˌin ˌvī tē, və / n: an invited person; specif: a person (as a customer) who is present in a place by the express or implied invitation of the occupier in control of the place under circumstances that impose a duty on the occupier to… …   Law dictionary

  • Invitee — In the law of torts, an invitee is a person who is invited to land by the possessor of the land as a member of the public, or one who s invited to the land for the purpose of business dealings with the possessor of the land. The status of a… …   Wikipedia

  • invitee — A person is an invitee on land of another if (1) he enters by invitation, express or implied, (2) his entry is connected with the owner s business or with an activity the owner conducts or permits to be conducted on his land and (3) there is… …   Black's law dictionary

  • invitee —    A person who comes onto another s property or business establishment upon invitation. The invitation may be direct or implied, as when a shop or museum is open. An invitee is entitled to assume safe conditions on the property or premises, and… …   Business law dictionary

  • invitée — ● invité, invitée nom Personne que l on invite à un repas, à une cérémonie, à une fête, etc. : Vous êtes mon invitée …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • invitee — A person on the premises of another at the express or implied invitation of the latter for business purposes, for mutual advantage, or for purely social purposes. Smith v Kroger Grocery & Baking Co. 339 111 App 501, 90 NE2d 500, 20 ALR2d I;… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • invitee — invite ► VERB 1) ask in a friendly or formal way to go somewhere or to do something. 2) request (something) formally or politely. 3) tend to provoke (a particular outcome or response). ► NOUN informal ▪ an invitation. DERIVATIVES invitee noun …   English terms dictionary

  • invitee — noun Date: 1837 an invited person …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • invitee — in·vi·tee (ĭn vī tēʹ) n. One that is invited. * * * …   Universalium

  • invitee — noun a person who is invited into or onto someone elses premises …   Wiktionary

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