frame

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfreɪm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/freɪm/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(frām)


Inflections of 'frame' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
frames
v 3rd person singular
framing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
framed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
framed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

frame

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [wooden, black, gold, gilt] frame
  2. a [gallery, museum, picture, photo] frame
  3. a [5 by 7] frame
  4. [a decorative, an elaborate] frame
  5. need a new frame for
  6. put [it, the photo, the painting] in a frame
  7. am going to put this in a frame
  8. a [different, new, unusual] frame of reference
  9. the frame of reference is [important, essential] (to)
  10. depending on your frame of mind
  11. am in a [good, poor, negative] frame of mind
  12. a [movie, video] frame
  13. [view, watch] frame by frame
  14. in the [first, next] frame
  15. play at [30] frames per second
  16. [appeared, was] in (the) frame
  17. have a [tight, loose] time frame
  18. what is your time frame for the [project, day]?
  19. glasses with [black, solid, gold] frames
  20. [a climbing, an exercise, a car, a bed] frame
  21. seal the [window, door] frame
  22. her [slim, svelte, muscular] frame
  23. snooker: the best of [19, 35] frames
n as adj
  1. the frame size
v
  1. frame a [picture, painting]
  2. framed with [wood, glass, metal]
  3. framed and [mounted, backed, matted, hung]
  4. framed him for [murder]
  5. was framed for (the) [murder, robbery]
  6. I was framed!
  7. frame a [constitution, route map, treaty]
  8. frame it in terms of
  9. frame it as [a question, an issue of]
  10. frame your question in such a [way, manner] (as to)
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