Translation of "treat" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /triːt/ us /trit/

to behave towards someone in a particular way

He treats her really badly. La tratta veramente male.
They treat / her like one of their own children. La trattano come una figlia.

to give medical care to someone who is sick or hurt

He’s being treated for cancer at a hospital in Manchester. È in cura per il cancro a un ospedale di Manchester.
treat someone/yourself (to something)

to do or buy something special for someone

offrire qualcosa (sorpresa, regalo, ecc.) a qualcuno, concedersi il lusso (di qualcosa)
I treated her to dinner at an Italian restaurant. L’ho portata a cena fuori in un ristorante italiano.
noun uk /triːt/ us /trit/

something special that you buy or do for someone else

regalo speciale, piacere, sorpresa
a birthday treat una sorpresa speciale di compleanno
As a special treat I’m taking him out for dinner. Per fare qualcosa di speciale lo porto a cena fuori.

(Translation of “treat” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)