Definition of Dutch treat in English:

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Dutch treat

Pronunciation: /ˈdəCH ˈˌtrēt/


An outing, meal, or other special occasion at which each participant pays for their share of the expenses.
Example sentences
  • Still, that's damn good for someone who five years earlier was reviewing banana export applications and taking the Third Secretary in the Malawian Labor Ministry out to lunch - Dutch treat.

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Syllabification: Dutch treat

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