What does treatment mean?

Definitions for treatmentˈtrit mənt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word treatment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. treatment, intervention(noun)

    care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)

  2. treatment, handling(noun)

    the management of someone or something

    "the handling of prisoners"; "the treatment of water sewage"; "the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system"

  3. treatment(noun)

    a manner of dealing with something artistically

    "his treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture"

  4. discussion, treatment, discourse(noun)

    an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic

    "the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic"; "his treatment of the race question is badly biased"

Wiktionary

  1. treatment(Noun)

    The process or manner of treating someone or something.

  2. treatment(Noun)

    Medical care for an illness or injury.

  3. treatment(Noun)

    The use of a substance or process to preserve or give particular properties to something.

  4. treatment(Noun)

    A treatise; a formal written description or characterization of a subject.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Treatment(noun)

    the act or manner of treating; management; manipulation; handling; usage; as, unkind treatment; medical treatment

  2. Treatment(noun)

    entertainment; treat

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'treatment' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #785

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'treatment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2046

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'treatment' in Nouns Frequency: #326

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of treatment in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of treatment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jane Austen, Emma:

    I always deserve the best treatment because I never put up with any other.

  2. Confucius, nalects, IV.11:

    While the gentleman cherishes benign rule, the small man cherishes his native land. While the gentleman cherishes a respect for the law, the small man cherishes generous treatment.

  3. Sorel Vorster:

    The most important decision is to make sure we want to go ahead with treatment, because the only definitive treatment is surgical, in treatment, we have a high threshold before we decide on surgery.

  4. Katrina Balter:

    If a man is sexually active, he might prioritize treatments with less risk of side effects or go for 'watchful waiting' (i.e. no treatment) whereas others may prioritize local treatment and potentially improved survival.

  5. Teodor Postolache:

    Light treatment could be an adequate agent that in combination with medications may make the response to treatment more complete, however, I would emphasize that patients should not buy a light treatment device and start adding it to their antidepressants on their own.

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