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TREAT





Definition:

  1. [noun] something considered choice to eat
    Synonyms: dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw

  2. [noun] an occurrence that cause special pleasure or delight

  3. [verb] interact in a certain way; "Do right by her"; "Treat him with caution, please"; "Handle the press reporters gently"
    Synonyms: handle, do by

  4. [verb] subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition; "process cheese"; "process hair"; "treat the water so it can be drunk"; "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill"
    Synonyms: process

  5. [verb] provide treatment for; "The doctor treated my broken leg"; "The nurses cared for the bomb victims"; "The patient must be treated right away or she will die"; "Treat the infection with antibiotics"
    Synonyms: care for

  6. [verb] deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"
    Synonyms: cover, handle, plow, deal, address

  7. [verb] provide with a gift or entertainment; "Grandmother always treated us to the circus"; "I like to treat myself to a day at a spa when I am depressed"

  8. [verb] provide with choice or abundant food or drink; "Don't worry about the expensive wine
    Synonyms: regale

  9. [verb] engage in negotiations in order to reach an agreement; "they had to treat with the King"

  10. [verb] regard or consider in a specific way; "I treated his advances as a joke"

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