Meaning of TREE in English



Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: treed ; tree · ing

Date: 1575

1 a : to drive to or up a tree < treed by a bull> <dogs tree ing game> b : to put into a position of extreme disadvantage : CORNER especially : to bring to bay

2 : to furnish or fit (as a shoe) with a tree

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