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Definition of treat:

  1. A parley; a conference.
  2. An entertainment given as an expression of regard.
  3. That which affords entertainment; a gratification; a satisfaction; as, the concert was a rich treat.
  4. To care for medicinally or surgically; to manage in the use of remedies or appliances; as, to treat a disease, a wound, or a patient.
  5. To discourse on; to handle in a particular manner, in writing or speaking; as, to treat a subject diffusely.
  6. To discourse; to handle a subject in writing or speaking; to make discussion; - usually with of; as, Cicero treats of old age and of duties.
  7. To entertain with food or drink, especially the latter, as a compliment, or as an expression of friendship or regard; as, to treat the whole company.
  8. To entreat; to beseech.
  9. To give a gratuitous entertainment, esp. of food or drink, as a compliment.
  10. To handle; to manage; to use; to bear one's self toward; as, to treat prisoners cruelly; to treat children kindly.
  11. To negotiate; to come to terms of accommodation; - often followed by with; as, envoys were appointed to treat with France.
  12. To negotiate; to settle; to make terms for.
  13. To subject to some action; to apply something to; as, to treat a substance with sulphuric acid.

Synonyms:

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