Definitions

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  • v. To respond to an invitation, usually to indicate that one will be coming to the corresponding event.

Etymologies

From French, répondez ("answer") s’il vous plaît ("please"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • I get all itchy when I see invitations that say: "Please RSVP by…" Not so pleasing.

    October 16, 2008

  • April 9, 2007