To treat

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Definition

to treat: to give treatment or care; to act in a certain manner toward sbdy; to provide with a special pleasure
verb
You should treat your cough. Go to the doctor or something!
This teacher treats the students with respect.

a treat: a special pleasure or delight
noun

Examples

  • "Stop treating this room like a pigsty, and start respecting these new"
  • "Treat the customer the same way you'd like to be treated."
  • "Treat the customer the same way you'd like to be treated."
  • "Locals were treated to a free firework display yesterday when a lorry containing perfumes crashed near a beach and burst into flames."
  • "I'm a total arse, and I treat women like objects, and objects like women."
  • "As a special treat, we have an exclusive perfume range which is only available in this store."
  • "Now, I'd like everyone to treat Jermaine with the insanity and paranoia that he deserves, mmkay?"
  • "Why do you treat me so mean?"
  • "Mrs Lee : We treat our workers very fairly, Mr Connors."
  • "- Staff members are to be treated with respect, and therefore not to be bitten."

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