treaty (n.) Old form(s): treatie
entreaty, proposal for agreement, proposition
AC III.xi.62[Antony to Cleopatra, of Caesar] I must / To the young man send humble treaties
Cor II.ii.53[Sicinius to First Senator] We are convented / Upon a pleasing treaty
H8 I.i.165[Buckingham to Norfolk, of Wolsey] this holy fox ... suggests the King our master / To this last costly treaty
KJ II.i.481[Hubert to King John and King Philip] Why answer not the double majesties / This friendly treaty of our threatened town?
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