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It's a real treat to see you again.
As a special treat, we were allowed to stay up until midnight.
I'd like this lunch to be my treat.
The public is in for a treat when this new show opens.
The room looks a treat now that it's been painted.
Our new system is working a treat.
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View the pronunciation for treat.
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
an occasion when a lot of people gather together, especially for a religious festival
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of treat from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.