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treadmill a continuous belt or circle of moving steps that, when trod by a person or animal, causes a wheel or shaft to revolve. [2 definitions]
tread on someone's toes to annoy or offend someone.
tread water to keep afloat in an erect position with just the head above water by pumping the legs and feet as though walking. [2 definitions]
treas. abbreviation of "treasurer," the officer of a club, business, government agency, or other organization who is responsible for the safekeeping and disbursement of funds.
treason the betrayal of one's country, esp. by waging war against it or aiding its enemies with strategic information.
treasonable pertaining to, of the nature of, or involving treason.
treasure accumulated or stored wealth. [4 definitions]
treasure chest a chest filled with valuables, such as jewels and gold. [2 definitions]
treasure hunt a game in which players try to find hidden items, often with the help of written clues.
treasurer the officer of a club, business, government agency, or other organization who is responsible for the safekeeping and disbursement of funds.
treasure-trove something one finds that is of great value, esp. gold, jewels, or money . [2 definitions]
treasury a place where funds are deposited and held. [4 definitions]
treasury note an interest-bearing note, maturing in from one to ten years, that is issued by the U.S. Treasury and is receivable as legal tender for all debts.
treat to behave toward (a person or animal) in a particular way. [11 definitions]
treatable combined form of treat.
treatise a detailed and formal written work, usu. dealing systematically with a single theme or subject.
treatment the act of treating, or the way in which one treats another. [4 definitions]
treaty a formal agreement between two or more countries. [3 definitions]
Treaty of Versailles the treaty, signed in 1919, that officially ended World War I. The Treaty of Versailles, signed by Germany and the Allied Powers, forced Germany to pay enormous reparations, to substantially reduce the size of its military, and to recognize territorial changes that substantially reduced its land holdings. The treaty also established the League of Nations. The United States, represented by President Woodrow Wilson, played a crucial role in the treaty negotiations, but the U.S. Congress subsequently refused to ratify the treaty, based largely on opposition to American participation in the League of Nations.
treaty port a port kept open to foreign trade by treaty, esp. one of several formerly in China, Korea, and Japan.
treble threefold; triple. [7 definitions]