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German translation of “treat”

treat

verb /triːt/
to deal with, or behave towards (a thing or person), in a certain manner
behandeln
The soldiers treated me very well The police are treating his death as a case of murder.
to try to cure (a person or disease, injury etc)
behandeln
They treated her for a broken leg.
to put (something) through a process
behandeln
The woodwork has been treated with creosote.
to buy (a meal, present etc) for (someone)
(sich)spendieren
I’ll treat you to lunch She treated herself to a new hat.
to write or speak about; to discuss.
behandeln
treatment noun (an) act or manner of treating
die Behandlung
This chair seems to have received rough treatment This patient/disease requires urgent treatment.
(Definition of treat from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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