a treat

Definition of a treat

British, informal

  1. :  very well or very good The plan worked a treat. The food was delicious; it went down a treat. He looks a treat in his new suit.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to discuss terms of accommodation or settlement :  negotiate

    :  to deal with a matter especially in writing :  discourse

    :  to pay another's expenses (as for a meal or drink) especially as a compliment or as an expression of regard or friendship

  1. :  an entertainment given without expense to those invited

    :  the act of providing another with free food, drink, or entertainment

    :  an especially unexpected source of joy, delight, or amusement

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to criticize severely

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