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Pronunciation of Treat: Learn how to pronounce Treat in English correctly

Learn how to say Treat correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word treat:

verb
[with object]
1behave towards or deal with in a certain way:
she had been brutally treated
he treated her with grave courtesy
(treat something as) regard something as being of a specified nature with implications for one’s actions concerning it:
the names are being treated as classified information
present or discuss (a subject):
the issue is more fully treated in chapter five
2give medical care or attention to; try to heal or cure:
the two were treated for cuts and bruises
3apply a process or a substance to (something) to protect or preserve it or to give it particular properties:
the lawns were treated with weedkiller every year
4 (treat someone to) provide someone with (food, drink, or entertainment) at one’s own expense:
he treated her to a slap-up lunch
give someone (something) as a favour:
he treated her to one of his smiles
(treat oneself) do or have something that gives one great pleasure:
treat yourself—you can diet tomorrow
5 [no object] negotiate terms with someone, especially an opponent:
propagandists claimed that he was treating with the enemy
noun
an event or item that is out of the ordinary and gives great pleasure:
he wanted to take her to the pictures as a treat
(one’s treat) an act of treating someone to something:
‘My treat,’ he insisted, reaching for the bill
North American a sweet, biscuit, or other item of sweet food.