- a rigid structure that surrounds or encloses something such as a door or window.；a metal or plastic structure holding the lenses of a pair of glasses.
- place (a picture or photograph) in a frame；surround so as to create a sharp or attractive image
verb: frame, 3rd person present: frames, gerund or present participle: framing, past tense: framed, past participle: framed
noun: frame, plural noun: frames
- 1. a rigid structure that surrounds or encloses something such as a door or window. 同義詞
- ▪ a metal or plastic structure holding the lenses of a pair of glasses.
- ▪ a case or border enclosing a mirror or picture.
- ▪ the rigid supporting structure of an object such as a vehicle, building, or piece of furniture the wooden frame of the huge bed an old bicycle frame 同義詞
- ▪ a boxlike structure of glass or plastic in which seeds or young plants are grown.
- ▪ archaic the universe, or part of it, regarded as an embracing structure this goodly frame the Earth
- 2. a person's body with reference to its size or build a shiver shook her slim frame 同義詞
- 3. a basic structure that underlies or supports a system, concept, or text the establishment of conditions provides a frame for interpretation 同義詞
- ▪ technical short for frame of reference
- ▪ the genre or form of a literary text determining its expected style and content my poems look as though they have a classical frame
- ▪ an enclosing section of narrative, especially one which foregrounds or comments on the primary narrative of a text a frame narrator reports the narrative spoken by an inner narrator
- ▪ archaic the structure, constitution, or nature of someone or something we have in our inward frame various affections
- 4. a structural environment within which a class of words or other linguistic units can be correctly used. For example I — him is a frame for a large class of transitive verbs.
- 5. a single complete picture in a series forming a movie, television, or video film video footage slowed down to 20 frames a second
- ▪ a single picture in a comic strip.
- ▪ a graphic panel in a display window, especially in a web browser, which encloses a self-contained section of data and permits multiple independent document viewing.
- 6. another term for rack
- ▪ a round of play in bowling.
- ▪ US informal an inning in a baseball game he closed out the game by pitching two hitless frames
- 7. North American short for frame-up
- 1. place (a picture or photograph) in a frame he had the photo framed 同義詞
- ▪ surround so as to create a sharp or attractive image a short, strong style cut to frame the face
- 2. create or formulate (a concept, plan, or system) the staff have proved invaluable in framing the proposals 同義詞
- ▪ form or articulate (words) he walked out before she could frame a reply
- ▪ archaic make or construct (something) by fitting parts together or in accordance with a plan what immortal hand or eye could frame thy fearful symmetry?
- 3. informal produce false evidence against (an innocent person) so that they appear guilty he claims he was framed 同義詞
- 4. US erect the framework of a building.
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