Meaning of TREATY in English


a formal, usually written, arrangement made by negotiation between two or more political authorities

the two nations finally signed an arms-limitation treaty

Synonyms: agreement, concord, convention, pact; compare contract

Related Word: arrangement, entente, understanding; bargain, contract; charter, compact, concordat, covenant; alliance, cartel, league; accord, reconciliation, settlement

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