Definition of treaty in English:

treaty

Syllabification: trea·ty
Pronunciation: /ˈtrēdē
 
/

noun (plural treaties)

A formally concluded and ratified agreement between countries.
More example sentences
  • The prince represents Monaco in its foreign relations and signs and ratifies treaties.
  • The treaty is very clear; the treaty must be ratified by the last day of December next year.
  • This is an International treaty ratified by all the people on this island and there is no other show in town.
Synonyms

Origin

late Middle English: from Old French traite, from Latin tractatus 'treatise' (see tractate).

Definition of treaty in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal