What does treatment mean?

Definitions for treatment
ˈtrit mənttreat·ment

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. treatment, interventionnoun

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

  2. treatment, handlingnoun

    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. treatmentnoun

    a manner of dealing with something artistically

    "his treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture"

  4. discussion, treatment, discoursenoun

    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. treatmentnoun

    The process or manner of treating someone or something.

  2. treatmentnoun

    Medical care for an illness or injury.

  3. treatmentnoun

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

  4. treatmentnoun

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

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Treatmentnoun

    Usage; manner of using good or bad.

    Etymology: traitment, French.

    Scarce an humour or character which they have not used; all comes wasted to us: and were they to entertain this age, they could not now make such plenteous treatment. Dryden.

    Accept such treatment as a swain affords. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Treatmentnoun

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

  2. Treatmentnoun

    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

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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

Examples of treatment in a Sentence

  1. Janet Woodcock:

    As noted in a new Drug Safety Communication issued today, patients should stop using the medication Belviq and Belviq XR( lorcaserin) and talk to their health care professionals about other treatment options for weight loss.

  2. Scott Walker:

    Our reforms offer a hand up to those who need it, so they can get back on their feet through drug treatment and access to employment training.

  3. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus:

    As surgeons keep their instruments and knives always at hand for cases requiring immediate treatment, so shouldst thou have thy thoughts ready to understand things divine and human, remembering in thy every act, even the smallest, how close is the bond that unites the two.

  4. Michael Becker:

    Third-party doctors verified her injury and entitlement to benefits, ms. Kilcher was at all times candid with her doctors and treatment providers... and she never intentionally accepted benefits that she did not believe she was entitled to.

  5. Paul Workman:

    While innovative drugs should command relatively higher prices, the overall cost of treatment must be affordable.

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