Engelsk ordbok

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Engelsk substantiv: treat

1. treat (om mat) something considered choice to eat

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, sustenance, victuals

Mere spesifikke uttrykkambrosia, bone marrow, choice morsel, confection, gelatin, jelly, marrow, nectar, savory, savoury, sweet, tidbit, titbit

2. treat (om begivenhet) an occurrence that causes special pleasure or delight

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkhappening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent

Engelsk verb: treat

1. treat (om adferd) interact in a certain way

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDo right by her.
Treat him with caution, please.
Handle the press reporters gently.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)do by, handle

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkinteract

Mere spesifikke uttrykkabuse, baby, bemock, brutalise, brutalize, cocker, coddle, cosset, criminalize, cut, disregard, do well by, featherbed, gloss over, handle with kid gloves, ignore, ill-treat, ill-use, indulge, maltreat, mistreat, mock, mollycoddle, nurse, pamper, ride roughshod, rough-house, run roughshod, skate over, skimp over, slur over, smooth over, snub, spoil, step, strong-arm, upstage, wrong

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningaddress, cover, deal, handle, plow, treat, treat

2. treat (om endring) subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningProcess cheese.
Process hair.
Treat the water so it can be drunk.
Treat the lawn with chemicals.
Treat an oil spill.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)process

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaffect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on

Mere spesifikke uttrykkaerate, Agenise, Agenize, air-condition, ammoniate, beneficiate, bituminise, bituminize, bromate, brominate, camphorate, carbonate, carboxylate, chlorinate, chrome, creosote, curry, digest, dose, fluoridate, fluoridise, fluoridize, fume, fumigate, iodise, iodize, irradiate, malt, mercerise, mercerize, nitrate, nitrify, nitrogenise, nitrogenize, oxygenate, oxygenise, oxygenize, propagate, ray, refine, reverberate, run, scald, seed, sulfur, sulphur, tank, vulcanise, vulcanize

3. treat (i anatomi) provide treatment for

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe doctor treated my broken leg.
The nurses cared for the bomb victims.
The patient must be treated right away or she will die.
Treat the infection with antibiotics.

Eksempler på anvendelseDid he treat his foot?

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)care for

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mere spesifikke uttrykkadminister, analyse, analyze, bleed, burn, cauterise, cauterize, correct, cup, detox, detoxify, dispense, doctor, dress, hyperventilate, insufflate, iodise, iodize, irrigate, leech, manipulate, massage, medicate, medicine, nurse, operate, operate on, pack, phlebotomise, phlebotomize, psychoanalyse, psychoanalyze, purge, relieve, remedy, shock, splint, transfuse, vet

4. treat (om kommunikasjon) act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis book deals with incest.
The course covered all of Western Civilization.
The new book treats the history of China.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)address, cover, deal, handle, plow

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbroach, initiate

Mere spesifikke uttrykkdiscourse, discuss, talk about, theologise, theologize

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningcomprehend, cover, do by, embrace, encompass, handle, treat

5. treat (om forhold) provide with a gift or entertainment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGrandmother always treated us to the circus.
I like to treat myself to a day at a spa when I am depressed.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgift, give, present

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningregale, treat

6. treat (om forbruk, inntak eller anvendelse) provide with choice or abundant food or drink

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDon't worry about the expensive wine--I'm treating.
She treated her houseguests with good food every night.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)regale

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody with something.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcater, ply, provide, supply

Mere spesifikke uttrykkalcoholize, feast, feed, wine

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningtreat

7. treat (om kommunikasjon) engage in negotiations in order to reach an agreement

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey had to treat with the King.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykknegociate

8. treat (om erkjendelse) regard or consider in a specific way

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI treated his advances as a joke.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkreact, respond

Utsagnsord med lignende betydningdo by, handle, treat

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