Meaning of TREAT in English


I. verb


Synonyms: confer 2, advise, collogue, confab, confabulate, consult, huddle, parley, powwow

Related Word: consider, study, weigh; deliberate, reason, think


to have to do with or behave toward (a person or thing) in a specified manner

treat all employees fairly and impartially

Synonyms: deal (with), handle, play, serve, take, use

Related Word: conduct, do with, manage, ||wield; regard, respect; account, consider, hold; appraise, estimate, evaluate, rate, value

Idioms: act with regard to, conduct oneself toward, do by


to pay for another's entertainment

treated her to a few drinks

Synonyms: blow, set up, ||shout, stand

Related Word: stake

Idioms: go treat, pick up the tab for, stand treat


to give medical treatment to

was treated by an eye specialist

Synonyms: doctor

Related Word: attend, care (for), minister (to), nurse

II. noun

Synonyms: delicacy , bonne bouche, dainty, goody, kickshaw, morsel, tidbit ( or titbit)

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