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She felt she had been unfairly treated, and complained to her boss.
You should treat others politely.
We all treated my grandfather with the greatest respect.
I wish you would stop treating me like a child!
I still think the company treated you very badly.
Guests of the family are treated like royalty.
The council said that it would treat her case sympathetically.
These payments will be treated as income.
You should treat this new evidence with caution.
Vitamin deficiency can be properly diagnosed and treated by a doctor.
She was treated for smoke inhalation.
Patients are treated with a combination of medication and exercise.
You took me to the movies last week, so this time I'll treat you.
She treated herself to a nice hot bubble bath.
Bob treated us all to dinner at an expensive restaurant.
This is the American English definition of treat. View British English definition of treat.
the amount of money that a business makes or loses