Translation of "treat" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /triːt/ us /trit/

to behave towards someone in a particular way

He treats her really badly.
They treat / her like one of their own children.

to give medical care to someone who is sick or hurt

He’s being treated for cancer at a hospital in Manchester.
treat someone/yourself (to something)

to do or buy something special for someone

invitar a alguien (a algo), darse el gusto (de algo)
I treated her to dinner at an Italian restaurant.
noun uk /triːt/ us /trit/

something special that you buy or do for someone else

lujo, placer
a birthday treat
As a special treat I’m taking him out for dinner.

(Translation of “treat” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /triːt/

to deal with, or behave towards (a thing or person), in a certain manner

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)

They treated her for a broken leg.

to put (something) through a process

The woodwork has been treated with creosote.

to buy (a meal, present etc) for (someone)

invitar, convidar
I’ll treat you to lunch
She treated herself to a new hat.

to write or speak about; to discuss.

tratar (de)
treatment noun

(an) act or manner of treating

trato; tratamiento
This chair seems to have received rough treatment
This patient/disease requires urgent treatment.

(Translation of “treat” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)